Coast Guard responds to barge allision in New Orleans

Coast Guard responds to barge allision in New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a barge allision at mile marker 95 on the Mississippi River, near the Crescent City Connection Bridge, in New Orleans, Friday. The tow vessel Lucia allided with barges located at Stone Fleet at 12:17 a.m., after which six barges from the fleeting area broke away. Approximately 20 gallons of residual petroleum-based product contained in transfer lines...