A tanker with 12 thousand barrels of oil ran aground in the Bay near new York

bridge Verrazano-narrows

Oil tanker Kamome Victoria under the flag of Panama ran aground in the shipping channel between new York and new Jersey. This TV channel NBC New York reported in the United States coast guard.

The ship with 12 thousand barrels (more than 1.4 million liters) of fuel trapped South of the bridge Verrazano-narrows. Signs of oil spill no.

Information on victims did not arrive, the external examination did not reveal structural damage to the ship. The coast guard is currently trying to figure out the best way to move the ship in deep water.