Flotilla finally dislodges huge barge from Lake Ontario shoreline

(BURLINGTON, Ontario) — A flotilla of salvage vessels has finally dislodged a huge barge from the Lake Ontario shoreline, the Burlington Post newspaper reported. The 100-meter barge broke free from its tow and ran aground Dec. 21. Two tugboats and a workboat were involved in the recovery project, along with heavy equipment from land.
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By Professional Mariner Staff