Boat sinks off Goat Island
July 27, 2022
These dispatches came into the Weekly News last week
July 20, 2022 8:35 AM
I came up to La Conner to work on my mother’s beach house July 19 and noticed there is a 40 to 50 foot yacht on its side for the last day in the Swinomish Channel at the west end of Goat Island.
I got out the spotting scope and could see that there is a jetty that it is stuck on and it is stuck on the shallow side of the jetty.
There were three boats and a few guys working on what appeared to be uprighting it.
From the look of it at low tide I didn’t think they had a chance.
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