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Barge hits Miss. River bridge; Oil cleanup ongoing

 Barge hits Miss. River bridge; Oil cleanup ongoing

Barge hits Miss. River bridge; Oil cleanup ongoing

The towboat Nature Way Endeavor banks...


VICKSBURG, Miss. - Cleanup crews with booms skimmed oily water from the Mississippi River a day after a barge with more than 80,000 gallons of oil struck a railroad bridge near Vicksburg, spreading a sheen of light crude that kept part of the waterway shut to ship traffic Monday, authorities said.


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