National Strike Force Responds to New Orleans Oil Spill

New Orleans – Ten members of the Coast Guard National Strike Force are responding to a fuel oil spill of more than 400,000 gallons that occurred this morning when the 600-foot ship, Tintomara, and a barge collided on the Mississippi River at New Orleans. Eight Mobile, Ala., based Gulf Strike Team members and two Elizabeth City, N.C., based Public Information Assist Team members were requested...