Strait Island, AK | 2019-Nov-12
Initial Notification: On November 9, 2019, at approximately 1730, the 33-foot, wooden-hulled vessel ONYX ran aground on Strait Island on SE Alaska. The vessel owner stated that he heard a pop and then ran the vessel aground to keep from sinking. CG helo rescued him from the rocks. The Onyx had approximately 100 gallons of Diesel; 1 gallon of hydraulic oil; 02 batteries and 03 gallons of lube oil. The USCG is requesting a trajectory and fates analysis and weather conditions for the vicinity.
|Products of concern:||diesel|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||100 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||56° 23.80′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||133° 43.00′ West|