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Default Oil spills after two barges strike Mississippi River bridge

Oil spills after two barges strike Mississippi River bridge
Los Angeles Times
By Matt Pearce
January 27, 2013, 4:21 p.m.

Oil spilled after two oil barges strike Mississippi River bridge - latimes.com
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Oil spilled into the Mississippi River after two oil barges hit a bridge near Vicksburg, Miss., early Sunday morning, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.

The barges, laden with crude oil, were being pulled by the tow boat Nature's Way Endeavor when they hit the Vicksburg Railroad bridge and were damaged, the U.S. Coast Guard said in a release.

One of the barges began spewing oil into the river...
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