Coast Guard responds to a third bridge allision near Vicksburg

Coast Guard responds to a third bridge allision near Vicksburg
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a barge allision at mile marker 435.8 on the Mississippi River near Vicksburg, Miss., Thursday. The towing vessel Robert D. Byrd allided with the Vicksburg Railroad Bridge at 7:44 a.m. No barges were reported to have broken free. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The Mississippi River is open to...