Coast Guard Responds to Barges Hitting Bridge in Dubuque, Iowa

ST. LOUIS – The Coast Guard is responding to a bridge strike involving a fifteen barge tow and the Julien Dubuque Highway and Illinois Central Railroad Bridges in Dubuque, Iowa, today. The barges were in tow by the tow vessel Raymond Grant Eckstein, owned by Marquette Transportation Company of Paducah, Ky., when they allided with the Illinois Central Railroad Bridge at Mississippi River mile...