Barge hits dock on Shell Beach Drive

Barge hits dock on Shell Beach Drive
(Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Coast Guard was called to Shell Beach Drive this afternoon in response to a barge to hitting a private dock.

Coast Guard spokesperson Lt. Corrin Nolin says the initial investigation is pointing to strong winds are the likely cause.

There was minor damage and no injuries were reported.

The barge is now pulled away from the dock.

(Source: KPLC)
(Source: KPLC)
(Source: KPLC)

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