Mississippi Levees Endangered

No injuries reported after a barge incident on the Mississippi River, but a portion of the river had to be closed down for several hours. The accident occurred last week, and involved a tow that was pushing a massive barge formation. About 20 barges were involved, most of which were carrying grain, one of which collided with a moored barge. At least three barges are reported to have sunk.

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