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K-Sea Transportation Barge SCT 282

Approximately 1mile SSE of KPL dock Nikiski, Central Cook Inlet, at 60° 40.36N - 151° 24.54 W
Time/Date of Incident
1:00 AM Wednesday, May 27, 2009
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Gasoline, unknown amount at this time; vessel tanks will be sounded when vessel arrives at the ferry dock in Homer today.
K-Sea Transportation reported that while departing KPL dock in Nikiski, the 48,000 bbl barge SCT 282 and its towing vessel the Pacific Challenger collided causing an approximately 4-6 inch x 3/16 inch crack two to three feet above the water line on tank Port #2

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