Coast Guard Approves Plan for Mississippi River Pollution Incident Response

OSCEOLA, Ark. — A plan to off-load the remaining acrylonitrile from a barge involved in a collision incident and to resume the transit of commercial traffic on the Mississippi River was approved by the Coast Guard, Tuesday.

Coast Guard responds to pollution incident on Mississippi River

OSCEOLA, Ark. — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of acrylonitrile in the Mississippi River, near mile marker 775.5, one mile north of the Hachie River inlet, Tuesday.