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F/V Pacific Knight Sinking

Location
The F/V Pacific Knight sank at position 58° 51.626’ N 158° 32.070’ W, just north of Clark’s Point, approximately 11 nautical miles south of Dillingham.
Time/Date of Incident
July 25, 2018 @ 11:15 am
Spill Number
18269920601
Product/Quantity
An estimated 800 gallons of diesel and 300 gallons of hydraulic fluid was on board when the vessel sank. At this time it is unknown how much has spilled.
Cause
The vessel capsized. What caused the vessel to capsize is still under investigation.

Contact Information

  • Geoff Merrell, SOSC, ADEC
  • 907-269-7682

Photos

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07/26 - 7/27/2018