Sunken barge clean up and removal efforts completed near Point Conception, CA

Sunken barge clean up and removal efforts completed near Point Conception, CA
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The Coast Guard has completed clean up and removal efforts of a barge that sank near Point Conception State Marine Reserve, on June 8, 2014. Around 12:15 p.m. on the 8th, the Coast Guard received a distress call from the tugboat Calvin, reporting that the 260-foot barge Nash was sinking. The barge had a cargo of 3,900 metric tons of magnesium chloride, a non-hazardous...