Efforts to free stuck freighter in De...

Efforts to free stuck freighter in Detroit River suspended

There are 1 comment on the MLive.com story from Dec 25, 2010, titled Efforts to free stuck freighter in Detroit River suspended. In it, MLive.com reports that:

Tug boats try to pull the 579-foot freighter McKee Sons free after it ran aground in the Detroit River south of Detroit, Friday, Dec.

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Tony

Sterling Heights, MI

#1 Dec 26, 2010
They figured they needed 10,000 SHP to move it off the rocks. They thought they had enough with all the tugs Saturday, but it would not budge. Then they gave up until two more tugs can be recruited.

Maybe they could just offload a few tons of coal.

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