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Big Oil Spill Spotted on Mississippi River near New Orleans

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NEW ORLEANS Sep 2, 2005 — A huge oil spill was spotted near two storage tanks on the Mississippi River downstream from New Orleans, state officials said Friday.

The oil was seen in a flyover to the Venice area by the Department of Environmental Quality.

"Two tanks with the capacity of holding 2 million barrels appear to be leaking," the department said in a statement

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