The 1013 foot long bulk self-unloader Paul R. Tregurtha ran aground on Lake Superior in Duluth harbor, Minnesota. The Paul R. Tregurtha was departing Duluth with a cargo of coal when it made a navigational error. The vessel ran aground a few meters off the shoreline. Two tugs were dispatched and were able to refloat the Paul R. Tregurtha later the same day. No reports of injuries, damage or pollution released.
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