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T/V Silver Bay II Sinking

Silver Bay Logging facility dock along Zimovia Strait, approximately 5 miles south of Wrangell.
Unknown. The incident was discovered at 3:00 p.m. on January 14, 2014.
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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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