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Sunken Fishing Vessel; Charleston County, SC, USA

Charleston County, SC, USA | 2021-May-27

Initial Notification: On May 27, 2021, the USCG Sector Charleston notified the NOAA SSC about a sunken fishing vessel "Miss Kim" approximately 1/2 mile offshore. The unnamed 35 foot fishing vessel is completely submerged in shallow water, with an estimated 120 gallons of diesel on board. A trajectory forecast has been requested.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 32° 42.77′ North
Longitude (approximate): 79° 51.91′ West