Petersburg Pilot -


Sunk tug at mill property no longer leaking diesel


Brian O'Connor

A life raft deployed off the 60-foot tug Silver Bay II floats among diesel oil Thursday next to a barge off the mill property. The barge is no longer leaking diesel or hydraulic fluid into the surrounding water.

Wrangell - A 60-foot tug that sank in 80 to 85 feet of water Jan. 14 was capped Friday and is no longer leaking fuel into Shoemaker Bay, authorities said.

Assessment divers from Ketchikan-based Alaska Commercial Divers dove on the wreck Friday and...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments

Rendered 03/06/2015 21:17