About 0755 local time on May 30, 2015, the uninspected towing vessel Miss Natalie collided with the tow of the uninspected towing vessel George W Banta while the Miss Natalie was attempting to remove one of the tow’s barges. Shortly afterward, it capsized and sank on the Lower Mississippi River in Romeville, Louisiana. Four of the five crewmembers escaped, but one deckhand died. The vessel sustained an estimated $1.8 million in damages rendering it a constructive total loss. No pollution was reported.