Coast Guard: Barge leaked 7,000 gallons of oil

January 29, 2013 at 6:00 pm in The Dickinson Press

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) The Coast Guard said Tuesday that about 7,000 gallons of crude oil were unaccounted for aboard a leaking barge that had rammed a railroad bridge near Vicksburg on the Mississippi River, which remained closed for a third day as crews slowly pumped out oil. Continue Reading