Freighter Docked For Ice Damage - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Freighter Docked For Ice Damage

Posted: Updated:
Brenda Austin Brenda Austin
Brenda Austin Brenda Austin
Brenda Austin Brenda Austin
Brenda Austin Brenda Austin
Brenda Austin Brenda Austin

A Great Lakes freighter is docked in Sault Ste. Marie after receiving ice damage to its hull. 

The Director of the Sault Vessel Traffic Service confirms the incident happened Thursday around 2:00 PM. 

The Roger Blough has ice damage to the starboard side of the hull. The hole is about 2 feet long.

The freighter is now at the Carbide Dock for repairs.