Divers to collect sample of barge product, could cause odor in surrounding areas

Divers to collect sample of barge product, could cause odor in surrounding areas
Contractors conduct dive operations at the site of a sunken barge near the Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Marblehead) CLEVELAND – Divers plan to briefly remove a plug they installed on the sunken barge 9 nautical miles north east of Kelleys Island in Lake Erie Monday to collect a sample of the product inside for identification. When the plug...

Crews continue response for sunken Lake Erie barge

Crews continue response for sunken Lake Erie barge
Contractors conduct dive operations at the site of a sunken barge near the Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Marblehead) CLEVELAND – Crews continue to respond to and investigate a reported discharge of an unknown substance from the site of a sunken barge near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie Thursday. The unified command, consisting of the...

Investigation of unknown substance near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie continues

Investigation of unknown substance near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie continues
Contractors conduct dive operations at the site of a sunken barge near the Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Marblehead) CLEVELAND — Crews continue to investigate a reported discharge of an unknown substance from the site of a sunken barge near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie, Wednesday. The Unified Command, consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard...

Investigation of unknown substance near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie continues

Investigation of unknown substance near Kelleys Island Shoal in Lake Erie continues
CLEVELAND — Crews continued to investigate a reported discharge of an unknown substance from the site of a sunken barge near Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie, Monday. The Unified Command, consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard and the Ohio EPA, is continuing to take all necessary actions to ensure the safety of the public and the environment. At 9:30 a.m., members of the Coast Guard Atlantic...

Coast Guard investigating unknown substance near Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie

Coast Guard investigating unknown substance near Kelley's Island Shoal in Lake Erie
Contractors conduct dive operations at the site of a sunken barge near the Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie, Oct. 21, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Marblehead) CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a discharge of an unknown substance from the site of a sunken barge near Kelley’s Island Shoal in Lake Erie, Sunday. Due to the report, the Coast Guard...