Coast Guard closes Intracoastal Waterway in Port O’Connor

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard closed a 2-mile section of the Intracoastal Waterway to create a safety zone around a grounded tug and barge, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi received a call at 6:15 a.m. reporting a tug with two barges ran aground near mile marker 474 in the ICW. The tug Bolivar Point was towing two barges with approximately 50,000 barrels of alkylate...