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Old 09-12-2015, 03:27 AM   #1
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Tug capsizes and sinks in Vancouver Harbour

Heard the mayday at 6:00 pm from a capsized tug near the main street docks. Two crew in the water happily rescued very quickly as so many other boats around. A later call reported the tug sunk and still attached to the barge.
Anybody hear what happened?
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Old 09-12-2015, 11:49 AM   #2
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It looks like it had a happy ending except for the tug.

Tugboat capsizes, sinks in Vancouver harbour - British Columbia - CBC News
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