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Transportation Safety Board

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Coast Guard could have done more to prevent Galveston Bay spill, safety board says

WITH AUDIO | The Coast Guard is trying to learn what might have prevented a collision that dumped more than 100,000 gallons of oil into Galveston Bay in March. At a recent hearing, the National Transportation Safety Board pointed a finger right back at the Coast Guard.