St. Lucian Pirate Ship The Brig Unicorn Sinks

The St. Lucian pirate ship which was featured in Hollywood movies including the popular ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ has sunk off the coast of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

According to CMC news, the Brig Unicorn pirate ship was heading to St. Vincent from St. Lucia for repairs when it encountered difficulties and sank. No one was injured.

The exact number of people aboard the vessel has not been confirmed but news reports say there may have been nine crew members and the captain.

They were reportedly rescued by the St. Vincent Coast Guard shortly after the incident.

The Brig Unicorn was used in the filming of all three Pirates of the Caribbean movies as well as in the series Roots.