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So that spring, all 12 million Coleman fish were sucked into dozens of tanker trucks, driven to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and dumped into floating pens near Rio Vista to acclimate them for later release.
Rausse long ago bought land for a house just half a mile from the Trump Winery, and recounted a story of a tanker truck recently pulling into his driveway to ask directions.
Streaks of red fire retardant dropped by aircraft or sprayed by tanker trucks line the hillsides as well.
In Duel the Goliath is an 18-wheel tanker truck operated by a man in cowboy boots with a bad case of road rage.
The first one of those tankers is finally airborne.
The USS Fitzgerald slammed into a Japanese merchant ship in June resulting in seven sailors deaths, and the McCain struck a 30,000-ton tanker in August, killing 10 and injuring five.
The river is about three-quarters of a mile wide, which was helpful this year when a massive tanker pulled up behind the racers and slowly made its way around.
Rachel Eckels, mother of Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Timothy T. Eckels, shares memories of her son, who was killed in a collision between his ship and an oil tanker earlier this year.
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