Division of Spill Prevention and Response

Breadcrumbs

Incident Description
Location Marmot Bay, Afognak Is. 58.04.727N; 152.09.781W
Product/Quantity The quantity of fuel released is unknown. The vessel operator reported to the Coast Guard (USCG) that the vessel was carrying 240 gallons of diesel fuel in unvented tanks and fifty 55-gallon drums on deck containing diesel fuel and gasoline.
Cause Vessel sinking. The cause of the sinking is being investigated by USCG.
Time/Date of Incident The vessel reportedly sank at approximately 10:30 AM, November 12, 2005. ADEC was notified by the US Coast Guard (USCG) at 2:00 PM November 12, 2005
Situation Reports
11/14/2005 (PDF 1.04MB) -- FINAL  
 
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