2007 Cosco Busan Oil Spill
The container ship M/V Cosco Busan struck the Bay Bridge in San Francisco Bay, California, at 8:30 AM on November 7, 2007. An approximate 100' gash in the hull of the vessel resulted, and approximately 53,000 gallons of fuel oil (IFO 380) was released into the water. The container ship Cosco Busan was operated by Fleet Management Ltd. This is a collection of photos of the vessel, the spill, and the cleanup effort.