There’s much more to come on Sandy, from us and others, but this image seems to summarize the moment.
The tanker wasn’t carrying any oil at the time, happily. But the sight of a massive oil-hauler left high and dry by the largest hurricane in the recorded history of the Eastern seaboard seems … symbolic.
A report from the local ABC affiliate:
Crazy Photo, Video: Hurricane Pulls TANKER Onto Staten Island Street, Gothamist.
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