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T/V Silver Bay II Sinking

Silver Bay Logging facility dock along Zimovia Strait, approximately 5 miles south of Wrangell.
Time/Date of Incident
Unknown. The incident was discovered at 3:00 p.m. on January 14, 2014.
Spill Number
The Silver Bay representative estimated that the vessel contained 3,500 gallons of diesel fuel at the time of sinking. The amount spilled is unknown.
The tug sank in approximately 85-feet of water. The cause of the sinking is unknown at this time and will be investigated by the Coast Guard.

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