By Deeda Schroeder / The Bulletin
January 27, 2011
ASTORIA — Eric Petit was trying to loosen a stuck crab pot when it happened.
He was on his 32-foot fishing boat, Ella Ann, hauling in crab pots in “the sink,” just inside the Willapa bar in Washington, when the wave came. “The wave rolled the boat instantly upside down,” said Petit, of South....