The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre has confirmed a tugboat has sunk in the Vancouver Harbour.
Captain Stu Robertson says two people were recovered from the water.
“Two people were in the water from that vessel, there was two people on board. They were picked up by a local sailing vessel, they were transferred to our Coast Guard 506 who transferred them to ambulance crew on land”
Robertson says the two people were uninjured but were shaken up in the ordeal.