BOSTON (AP) _ The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued crews from two sinking fishing boats off the coast of Massachusetts.

The Coast Guard said it responded to two separate rescue calls on Wednesday from boats that were taking on water.

It says the first call came in around 4:30 a.m. from the vessel Silver Fox about seven miles southeast of Monomoy Island. Crews arrived with dewatering pumps and escorted Silver Fox to Hyannis Harbor by 9 a.m.

Meanwhile, a call came in around 6:45 a.m. from the crew of Christina Eleni near Gloucester Harbor. Crews brought Christina Eleni to the Gloucester state fish pier safely.

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