Racine Lock & Dam condensate barges
Racine Locks and Dam, Letart, WV 25253, USA | 2017-Mar-02
Initial Notification: On March 2, 2017, USCG Sector Ohio Valley notified the NOAA SSC of a barge incident located near the Racine Lock & Dam on the Ohio River. No release reported. Two barges containing a combined 74,000 bbls of natural gas condensate are detached and resting in the dam. Salvage operations are underway.
|Products of concern:||natural gas condensate|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||3000 barrels|
|Latitude (approximate):||38° 55.02′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||81° 54.69′ West|