Salvage company hired to remove grounded vessel

  • The 38-foot Macavity is grounded Sunday on the reef fronting the Kona Inn Restaurant in Kailua-Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

The owner of a sailboat that ran aground Sunday afternoon has hired a salvage company to remove the 38-foot area from the rocky shoreline fronting the Kona Inn Restaurant in Kailua-Kona.