Tow vessel hits tug on Mississippi River in St. John Parish

Tow vessel hits tug on Mississippi River in St. John Parish

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Coast Guard is investigating an incident on the Mississippi River in St. John Parish, where a towing vessel hit a tugboat.

The Coast Guard said it happened Wednesday (March 13) around 3 p.m. at mile marker 144.

It is unknown if anyone was injured.

At least one oil barge was involved, but no oil spilled into the water.

(Source: FOX 8 Viewer)

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