Oil tanker hits Bay Bridge, fire reported; Update: No leaks

Details are sketchy, but Twitter users are starting to buzz about a reported fire on the Bay Bridge. Early local media accounts point to an oil tanker that may have “brushed up” against one of the bridge towers. The Coast Guard is apparently responding to the incident.

https://twitter.com/nbcbayarea/status/288379179861430272

https://twitter.com/RunGomez/status/288383682413211650

https://twitter.com/JuanCarlosABC7/status/288383886554198016

https://twitter.com/kron4news/status/288382983050776576

Twitchy will monitor and update with any new developments.

Update: This is good news.

https://twitter.com/Chris_Hoenig/status/288384741516906496

Update: It appears that the tanker was empty:

https://twitter.com/KristinHanes/status/288388096310001664

Thank goodness.

Update: Looks like the Bay Bridge is OK, too:

https://twitter.com/abc7newsBayArea/status/288423271995682816

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