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Fishing vessel re-floated after running aground

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Fishing vessel re-floated after running aground

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GREENBANK, Wash. – A 97-foot fishing vessel that ran aground on Whidbey Island is now back in the water.

Coast Guard officials say the crew of the vessel reported yesterday morning it had run aground near Bush Point on the west side of the island.

After the hull was inspected, the boat was re-floated during high tide.

No one was injured.

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