Passed-out sailor’s boat runs aground

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An intoxicated sailor was arrested Sunday afternoon after he passed out and his boat ran aground off the coast of Laguna Beach, Calif.

Coast Guard officials said they received a call about a sailboat grounded at Cleo Street Beach at 3:38 p.m. It was listing to its starboard side in the surf zone with the engine still running.

The 47-year-old skipper reportedly appeared to be intoxicated and refused orders to exit his vessel.

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