Unified Command continues response to Mississippi River oil spill

Unified Command continues response to Mississippi River oil spill
PADUCAH, Ky. – The unified command in Paducah continues to respond to a spill in the Mississippi River at mile marker 937. Lightering operations on the damaged barge have begun to remove the remaining clarified slurry oil, and arrangements are being made to move the barge out of the area. A safety zone remains in effect from mile marker 936 to mile marker 938. Vessel traffic is restricted to one-way...