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Cargo ship crashes into Delta coal terminal, spills coal

 By Gordon Hamilton and Tiffany Crawford, Ottawa Citizen/Postmedia News December 8, 2012

Damage from coal ship at Roberts Bank coal terminal after crash, Dec. 7, 2012.

Damage from coal ship at Roberts Bank coal terminal after crash, Dec. 7, 2012.

METRO VANCOUVER — A large bulk carrier docking at Westshore Terminals in Roberts Bank destroyed a coal conveyor system early Friday morning, knocking out the largest of the port’s two berths and spilling an undetermined amount of coal into Georgia Strait. Read the rest of this entry