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Beached tug is an odd sight

A Boca Raton resident woke up to an odd sight outside his window Monday morning: a beached tug.

"I looked out around 5 or 5:30," Bob Scanlon, a resident of the condo overlooking the tug, told the local CBS affiliate. "This boat did not belong on the beach, but it was there."

The quick-thinking tug boat operator had guided his holed vessel away from nearby reefs to beach boat.

Once the tide went out, a bulldozer drove into the surf and raised the scoop, allowing the tug's crew to walk right off the tug, according to the story.

Read the full story here.