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Tourist boat runs aground in Lahaina Harbor

The Spirit of Lahaina. The Spirit of Lahaina.

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Coast Guard says 60 people were rescued off the Spirit of Lahaina Thursday evening after it ran aground at about 5:30 p.m. in Lahaina Harbor.

No one was hurt and everyone was taken safely back to land by an unidentified good Samaritan vessel.

The Coast Guard says the incident was not reported to them until about 2 hours after it occurred and the cause is under investigation .

The Coast Guard also says the dinner cruise ship was refloated and moored back into harbor.

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