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A 74-foot shrimping boat and a 130-foot offshore supply vessel collided in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico Sunday night, severely damaging the shrimping boat.

The vessels collided 18 miles (29 kilometers) off the coast of Pascagoula, Mississippi, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said.

The USCG in Mobile, Alabama received a distress call from the shrimping boat around 10:40 p.m. Sunday.

The three fishermen on the shrimping boat were able to board their life raft.

The fishermen were picked up by the supply vessel, called Gloria May.

A USCG response vessel was dispatched from Pascagoula.

No injuries were reported on either vessel.

Gloria May is owned and operated by Louisiana-based offshore support vessel company Cheramie Holdings. The vessel took only minor damage, the USCG said.

The shrimping boat was carrying 10,000 gallons (45,460 liters) of diesel and 200 gallons (757 liters) of oil. No spills were reported.

The cause of the collision has not been determined. The USCG will undertake an immediate investigation.