Barge goes aground and tugboat sinks off New York’s South Shore

Barge goes aground and tugboat sinks off New York’s South Shore
NEW YORK – A 26-foot tugboat lost control of the barge it was towing off Atlantic Beach, N.Y., Monday evening. Coast Guard and state officials are responding to mitigate any hazards to the waterways and beaches nearby. The Coast Guard was notified at 7:35 p.m. on Monday night that the towing vessel “PUSHY” had lost control of the 125-foot deck barge it was towing following an interaction with...