A boat that transports lobster and bait between Matinicus Island and the mainland sank Wednesday night, Sept. 14 at a dock on Spruce Head Island.

The Liberty Risk was raised later in the day.

The lobsterboat is used to bring lobsters in from Matinicus and to bring bait to the island. The vessel was tied up at the wharf at Atwood Lobster.

More information on the sinking was not immediately available.