Anglers survive 2 days in Gulf of Mexico
ANGLETON, Texas Two fishermen whose boat capsized in the Gulf of Mexico survived nearly two days and nights drifting at sea before one of them climbed the leg of an offshore oil platform.
The men were rescued early Friday after drifting more than 20 miles over the course of about 40 hours, first aboard a small area of the boat's underside and then buoyed by life jackets.
Aaron Pilcher, 29, and Michael Prahm Jr., 27, embarked on their
trip Wednesday morning from Freeport, ...
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