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Tanker hits San Francisco Bay Bridge: Coast Guard

The 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" lies at anchor after striking a support pylon of the San Francisco Bay Bridge, seen in background, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Noah Berger

The 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" lies at anchor after striking a support pylon of the San Francisco Bay Bridge, seen in background, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Noah Berger

The 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" lies at anchor after striking a support pylon of the San Francisco Bay Bridge, seen in background, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Noah Berger
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A U.S. Coast Guard vessel maintains a perimeter around the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" after the vessel collided with the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower, seen between the two ships, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Noah Berger

A U.S. Coast Guard vessel maintains a perimeter around the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" after the vessel collided with the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower, seen between the two ships, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013....more

A U.S. Coast Guard vessel maintains a perimeter around the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" after the vessel collided with the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower, seen between the two ships, in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Noah Berger
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Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger (UNITED STATES - Tags: MARITIME)

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear...more

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger (UNITED STATES - Tags: MARITIME)
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Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger (UNITED STATES - Tags: MARITIME)

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be...more

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" struck its support pylon in San Francisco on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger (UNITED STATES - Tags: MARITIME)
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Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar," (L) struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar," (L) struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not...more

Workers examine damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge's "Echo" tower after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar," (L) struck its support pylon in San Francisco, California on January 7, 2013. According to the U.S. Coast Guard the vessel did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger
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Workers survey damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" collided with the bridge's "Echo" support tower in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According the the U.S. Coast Guard, the vessel stuck the tower while heading out to sea but did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger

Workers survey damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" collided with the bridge's "Echo" support tower in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According the the U.S. Coast Guard, the vessel stuck...more

Workers survey damage to the San Francisco Bay Bridge after the 750-foot-long tanker "Overseas Reymar" collided with the bridge's "Echo" support tower in San Francisco, California January 7, 2013. According the the U.S. Coast Guard, the vessel stuck the tower while heading out to sea but did not appear to be leaking oil. REUTERS/Noah Berger
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