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Grounded Powerboat off Haleiwa Harbor

Oahu, Hawaii | 2020-Apr-16

Initial Notification: The morning of April 16, a 21-foot powerboat ran aground near the rock jetty outside of Haleiwa boat harbor, Oahu. A USCG helicopter airlifted two people aboard to safety. The vessel has a maximum potential of 50 gallons of gasoline aboard, as well as miscellaneous lube oils and two marine batteries. An analysis of oil fate in the event of a release was requested.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 21° 35.80′ North
Longitude (approximate): 158° 6.44′ West