Tulalip Bay drowning victim ID’d

TULALIP — Officials have identified a man who drowned in a boat capsizing in Tulalip Bay this past weekend.

The death of Olaf A. Woody, 44, of Mountlake Terrace, was an accident, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Emergency crews were summoned just before 10:30 p.m. when a small boat capsized near Priest Point. They found a woman in the water still alive and rushed her to the hospital.

Woody’s body was found nearby.

The capsizing remains under investigation by the Snohomish County sheriff’s marine unit.

The death marks the third reported drowning in the county so far this year.

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