Barge with 80,000 gallons oil hits br...

Barge with 80,000 gallons oil hits bridge, leaks

There are 1 comment on the WJRT story from Jan 27, 2013, titled Barge with 80,000 gallons oil hits bridge, leaks. In it, WJRT reports that:

A barge carrying 80,000 gallons of oil hit a railroad bridge in Vicksburg, Miss., on Sunday, spilling light crude into the Mississippi River and closing the waterway for eight miles in each direction, the Coast Guard said.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at WJRT.


Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 27, 2013
Severe Weather Alert

Flood Warning for Warren County was issued at January 27 at 9:14AM CST

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Vicksburg Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Rising waters: The great flood of 1927 Apr '16 Riverfest 1
News New Despite weather, thousands flock to RiverFest Apr '16 next 1
History of Utica Mississippi (Apr '08) Apr '16 Jim Anderson 82
News The Latest: Wife and husband each shot murder s... Mar '16 mylifematters 1
News Escaped murder suspect sought in Mississippi Mar '16 Awnsers 1
Solly's Hot Tamales (Nov '14) Mar '16 billy 4
News 021516-Oscar's flagMAIN Feb '16 HumanSpirit 2

Vicksburg Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Vicksburg Mortgages