The Canadian Press

2015-04-11 | BC Oil Spill

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The head of the Canadian Coast Guard says the federal agency is learning lessons from the fuel leak in Vancouver's English Bay. Premier Christy Clark says she's very disappointed the coast guard didn't alert city officials until more than 12 hours after the spill. But Canadian Coast Guard commissioner Roger Girouard (zjur-RARD') says there was a period of time when officials weren't quite sure what they were dealing with. (About 27-hundred litres of fuel leaked from a grain-carrying ship starting on Wednesday night.)

Date: 2015-04-11
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

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