Disabled bulker Flag Gangos collided with moored aframax Pamisos, Mississippi
USCG New Orleans reported a collision late Aug 12 near 97.4 mile mrak, lower Mississippi. Bulk carrier Flag Gangos lost power and steering and collided with aframax tanker Pamisos and the barge Web 235, both moored at the International Matex Tank Terminals. Tanker was taking bunker from a barge, which broke free after collision, spilling some oil into the river. Tanker and barge suffered damages, extent unknown. Disabled bulk carrier was taken to a safe place, looks like it took some time, traffic in the area was restricted to one-way until 1400 LT Aug 13.