A crewmember has died after falling overboard from a tanker vessel close to Boston.

A frantic search commenced shortly after 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday in response to a mayday name from the Singapore-registered MTM Dublin, which reported the mariner had fallen overboard.

The person had reportedly been swept into the ocean whereas a ladder was being lowered for the boarding of a Boston Harbor pilot, in keeping with the U.S. Coast Guard.

The search was carried out in tough sea circumstances close to Boston Harbor, and the industrial fishing boat America situated the crew member utilizing flashlights after being the primary vessel on scene.

The overboard seafarer was unresponsive when he pulled aboard by the fishing vessel crew, who instantly initiated CPR. Boston Fireplace Division and Coast Guard personnel accompanied the boat because it headed to shore to fulfill an ambulance that was standing by, officers mentioned.

Paramedics continued CPR as they rushed the person to an area hospital. 

The Suffolk County District Legal professional’s Workplace on Wednesday confirmed that the person had died.

AIS ship monitoring knowledge on Wednesday confirmed the MTM Dublin moored in Quincy, Mass.