Crane, barge partially submerged at Florida marina
Jul 28, 2008
The following is the text of a press release issued by the U.S. Coast Guard:
(TITUSVILLE, Fla.) -- The Coast Guard is responding to a partially submerged crane and barge in the Titusville, Fla., area Monday morning.
The Coast Guard received a report that a 90-foot crane and barge partially submerged in the water at the Titusville Municipal Marina at approximately 3 a.m. with up to 600-gallons of diesel fuel on board.
The Coast Guard and Titusville Fire Department are on scene at this time. Containment boom has been deployed around the area to help prevent the diesel fuel from spreading.
No injuries have been reported at this time. The cause of the incident is under investigation.