F/V Mirage Grounding

Location Low Island, approximately 10 nautical miles west of Sitka (N57 00.60, W135 36.82)
Product/Quantity No spill has occurred. The vessel master estimates 1,000-1,500 gallons of diesel fuel, less than 25 gallons of hydraulic oil, and approximately 10 gallons of lube oil were onboard the vessel when it grounded.
Cause No spill has occurred.
Time/Date of Incident The vessel went aground at approximately 7:00 p.m. on April 20, 2014. The grounding was reported to the U.S. Coast Guard at 3:46 a.m. on April 21 by the vessel crew; ADEC was notified at 8:30 a.m. on April 22.


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