Tug SPECIALIST sank after collision, 1 dead 2 missing, USA
Tug SPECIALIST collided with barge and sank at 0520 LT Mar 12, on the Hudson River near the Tappan Zee Bridge, New York. One crew died in a collision, two went missing. State Police, the U.S. Coast Guard and fire and local police agencies are searching for the missing crew. There was fuel spill, quantity of leaked oil unknown.