Group injured after boat collides with whale

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Four people were transported to the hospital after a boat struck a whale while headed to Statter Harbor in Auke Bay Saturday morning.

    Capital City Fire Rescue responded to the scene just after 11 am.

    Few details of the boating accident are available.

    Assistant Fire Chief Travis Mead said one of the people hospitalized was airlifted to a regional facility for further treatment.

     

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