Coast Guard to hold public hearing for Bouchard No. 255 Tank Barge incident

Coast Guard to hold public hearing for Bouchard No. 255 Tank Barge incident
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The Coast Guard, Texas General Land Office, and Bouchard Transportation representatives respond to an oil discharge in this file photo from October 2017. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is scheduled to conduct a formal public hearing July 16 at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston to consider evidence...

Coast Guard continues response to barge explosion on ship channel in Mobile Bay

Coast Guard continues response to barge explosion on ship channel in Mobile Bay
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard, additional federal, state and local agencies continue to respond to a barge explosion on the ship channel in Mobile Bay, Ala., Thursday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received the initial notification at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday that there was a barge explosion...

Coast Guard responds to barge explosion on ship channel in Mobile Bay

Coast Guard responds to barge explosion on ship channel in Mobile Bay
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a barge explosion on the ship channel in Mobile Bay Wednesday night. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received the initial notification at 8:40 p.m. reporting the barge explosion between the George Wallace Tunnel and the Bankhead Tunnel in Mobile Bay. A second explosion was reported at 9:10 p.m. Three burn-related injuries have...

Coast Guard Responds to Barge Explosion

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Coast Guard crews are responding to a barge explosion that occurred at Superior Docks in Ingleside, Thursday.