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Oil tanker runs aground off Grand Bahama coast

Published:Saturday | September 28, 2013 | 8:35 AM

The Bahamas government yesterday confirmed that a fuel tanker ran aground off the coast of Grand Bahama.

However, it says there is no evidence of emission of fuel into the waters.

Transport and Aviation Minister Glenys Hanna-Martin the motor tanker Formosa Falcon was altering its position at Freeport anchorage due to its proximity to another vessel when the incident occurred.


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