Tar Balls Mar Portion of Cocoa Beach, Florida

Tar Balls Mar Portion of Cocoa Beach, Florida

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Clumps of tar have washed up on a section of Cocoa Beach, making for an unsightly, sticky stretch of sand.

“So far, we are seeing about a half mile to mile stretch of Cocoa Beach covered with tar balls and tar patties,” said Petty Officer Terry Clark of U.S. Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral…

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