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3 missing after overturned boat spotted 25 miles off Haleiwa

  • U.S. COAST GUARD

    The Coast Guard, Navy and Honolulu Fire Department are searching for three missing fishermen after their 20-foot fishing vessel, Iwa, was spotted overturned by the Coast Guard approximately 25 miles off Haleiwa Boat Harbor.

The U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and Honolulu Fire Department are searching for three men whose overturned fishing boat was spotted about 25 miles off Haleiwa Boat Harbor.

The Coast Guard said Jensen Loo, Clint Oshima and Derek Tomas, all 30 years old, were on the 20-foot fishing boat Iwa, which left Haleiwa Sunday morning and failed to return as planned by 5 p.m.

A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, HC-130 Hercules plane and the USCGC Kiska, along with a Navy P-3 Orion and Honolulu Fire Department crews are searching for the missing men.

Crews reported 15 to 25 mph winds but good visibility in the search area.

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