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Allen: Friday or later before spill crews resume

4 years ago August 31, 2010 Aug 31, 2010 Tuesday, August 31 2010 Tuesday, August 31, 2010 1:35:27 PM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Brian Waldrep

It will be Friday at the earliest before efforts can resume to remove the failed blowout preventer from BP's broken oil well in the Gulf of Mexico.

Retired Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen says high seas continue to prevent the removal effort.

Parish President Billy Nungesser, who has criticized the federal response in the past, said everyone seems to be on the same page now.

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