Two vessels collide in Houston Ship Channel

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Two vessels collided in the Houston Ship Channel this morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

It happened next to the Texas City Dike. According to the Coast Guard, a tanker and a smaller vessel collided. There are no reports of any injuries or environmental impact.

A portion of the Ship Channel is shut down, but it's reportedly because of the fog and not the accident.

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