Coast Guard continues to monitor sunken vessel near Whidbey Island

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard, Washington Dept. of Ecology, Dept. of Health, and Dept. of Natural Resources continue to monitor the sunken fishing vessel Deep Sea, Monday, located in Penn Cove near Whidbey Island, Wash. The Deep Sea is discharging approximately one to two gallons of diesel fuel per minute. A boom deployment vessel and an oil recovery vessel are working to contain the leak. In addition,...