MOUNT DESERT ISLAND, Maine — The Coast Guard is searching for a 55-foot fishing vessel with two people on board that reported it was taking on water off the coast of Maine.

The Coast Guard continues to look for a fishing vessel that was reported missing just after 6:30 Sunday evening. The 55-foot boat, containing two people, went missing in waters south of Mount Desert Island.

Coast Guard officials say only one distress call was received, giving a brief description and that two people were on board the vessel. Searchers don't know the name of the boat or the fishermen, at this time.

Anyone with any information is urged to call the Coast Guard Command Center at 767-0303.