“Mayday, Mayday, Mayday, we have run aground near Panther Point, Wallace Island and are evacuating all crew.”
The smiles onboard the craft used for a summer sailing lesson along Trincomli Channel in the Gulf Islands quickly waned.
We were just over a mile south of the unfortunate power vessel and quickly started our engine to head toward the scene of the accident. By the time we arrived, another powerboat was already assisting with the evacuation and our help was not required.
Read the full article in the Vancouver Sun.
Christof is the owner and operator of Simply Sailing. An enthusiastic sailor he loves to share his knowledge with other sailors.
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