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Boat fire wreckage taken to navy base for investigation

FILE – In tis Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 file photo, agents with the FBI walk into the Truth Aquatics office, the California company that owned the scuba diving boat that caught fire and killed 34 people last week, as authorities issue a search warrant for the company and the sister vessels of the Conception dive boat on the Santa Barbara Harbor in Santa Barbara, Calif. Federal investigators say all six crew members were asleep when a deadly fire broke out in the scuba diving boat off the coast of California. (AP Photo/Christian Monterrosa, File) CAET338 CAET338

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal investigators identified a violation of Coast Guard regulations that could trigger criminal charges in the California dive boat disaster that killed 34 people. The National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday that all crew members on the boat Conception were asleep when the pre-dawn fire broke out Sept. 2 off the...  VIEW

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