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Photo Gallery: Galveston Bay Oil Spill - The Galveston County Daily News: In Focus

October 25, 2016

Photo Gallery: Galveston Bay Oil Spill

On Saturday afternoon March 22 the 585-foot bulk carrier Summer Wind reported a collision with a barge towed by the motor vessel Miss Susan near the Texas City Dike. As a result of the collision 168,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil leaked into Galveston Bay. Cleanup efforts are on-going.

Related article: Oil spill aftermath: Q&A: What happened and what’s next


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