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File Video: New Carissa + Napalm = Big flames, new problems

COOS BAY, Ore. - The New Carissa freighter ran aground during a storm on February 4, 1999.

The Coast Guard airlifted the Filipino crew off the ship.

The 400,000 gallons of fuel on board worried the Coast Guard.

A week after the ship ran aground, the military tried torching the ship to burn up the fuel in the hull.

The ship split in half. | Timeline

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