Salvage crews work to remove grounded sailboat off Kaimana Beach

Salvage crews work to remove grounded sailboat off Kaimana Beach
Salvage crews will work to remove a grounded sailboat off Kaimana Beach. (Source: Carroll Cox)

WAIKIKI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Salvage crews are working Tuesday to remove a sailboat off Kaimana Beach.

According to Ocean Safety officials, the boat ran aground during high winds on Sunday afternoon.

Three people were rescued and were uninjured.

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources said the owner’s insurance will cover the cost to remove the boat.

This story will be updated.

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