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Empty Shipping Containers Knocked Off Port of Oakland and Into the Bay

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    Crews are working to remove shipping containers from the San Francisco Bay where they landed after plunging off the port of Oakland.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 22, 2017)

    Crews on Friday removed shipping containers from the San Francisco Bay where they landed after plunging off the Port of Oakland.

    Divers went underwater Friday and attached cables to haul the containers out of the water and back onto the port. Officials said they were empty.

    An investigation is ongoing into how the containers were knocked into the water in the first place.


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