Tug Challenger Sinking

Location In the Gastineau Channel at 58 18.098'N, 134 26.340'W
Product/Quantity The PRP estimates that there is a maximum of 250 gallons of diesel onboard the vessel.
Cause The vessel sank in approximately 20 feet of water. The cause of the sinking is under investigation by the USCG.
Time/Date of Incident The vessel sank on September 12, 2015 at 2 p.m. in approximately 20 feet of water.


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