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FV MACH III

18 Rocky Point Rd, Norwalk, CT 06853, USA | 2020-May-06

Initial Notification: On May 6, 2020, the 40 ft fishing vessel, MACH III, landed hard aground about 300 yards off the southern shore of Sheffield Island (Long Island Sound) and the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge this morning. USCG contacted the NOAA SSC. The vessel is carrying approximately 150 gallons of diesel fuel. No pollution reported. Salvage plans being developed. All crew rescued.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 41° 2.63′ North
Longitude (approximate): 73° 25.33′ West