Coast Guard, CBIG respond to grounded coastal freighter off Mona Island, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard crews working alongside Caribbean Border Interagency Group and Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources personnel are responding Thursday to the grounding of a 185-foot coastal freighter Jireh just off Mona Island, Puerto Rico. The circumstances surrounding the grounding of the Honduran flagged cargo vessel and its cargo are under investigation....