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Sunken barge raised from Cuyahoga River

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Sunken barge being raised. You can see the corner of it sticking out of the water. Sunken barge being raised. You can see the corner of it sticking out of the water.
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Crews raised a barge sunken in the Cuyahoga River shortly before 8 a.m. on Friday.

The barge sunk in the river near the Columbus Lift Bridge on Thursday, and crews worked throughout the night to lift it.

There was never a pollution risk, and river traffic was minimally effected.

American Bridge owns the barge.

The Coast Guard is investigating.

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