May 10, 2012 | Vol. 39, No. 19

Matanuska hits Ocean Beauty dock

PETERSBURG — The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Matanuska crashed into the face of the Ocean Beauty Seafoods dock in Petersburg at 1:00 p.m. Monday.

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Milinda May
The moment of impact was captured in this photo by passenger Milinda May as the AMHS ferry Matanuska’s bow crashed into the second story structures and dock of the Ocean Beauty Seafood plant on Monday.

The M/V Matanuska was negotiating a turn in Wrangell Narrows prior to the accident as it prepared t...

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