Loose barges on Ohio River are corralled
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Three barges broke free near Brunots Island on the Ohio River around 2:15 p.m. today.
The barges, which were loaded with coal, are under control, the Coast Guard's Lt. Alanna McGovern said.
A tugboat secured them, River Rescue said.
Bridge inspectors and the Coast Guard are investigating.
First Published January 31, 2013 4:33 pm