Coast Guard responds to oil spill near Corpus Christi, Texas

Coast Guard responds to oil spill near Corpus Christi, Texas
Boom contains an oil spill in the La Quinta Channel in Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, Dec. 25, 2022. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi pollution responders estimated up to 3,800 gallons of light crude oil entered the water from a cracked pipeline near the Flint Hills Ingleside facility. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen McConnell) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, salvage crews recover remaining dredging vessel crewmembers

Coast Guard, salvage crews recover remaining dredging vessel crewmembers
Coast Guard crews respond to a dredge on fire in the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel, Aug. 21, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard and salvage crews recovered the bodies of the two remaining crewmembers Monday after recovering a portion of the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd from the Corpus Christi Ship Channel in Corpus Christi, Texas. All missing crewmembers are...

Coast Guard continues to respond to dredging vessel in Corpus Christi, Texas

Coast Guard continues to respond to dredging vessel in Corpus Christi, Texas
A Coast Guard pollution responder observes the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel for possible pollution impacts Aug. 23, 2020, after the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd sank in Corpus Chrisiti, Texas.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard crews and partner agencies continue pollution and salvage response Sunday for the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd in Corpus Christi, Texas. Dive...

Coast Guard responds to barge collision in Corpus Christi Ship Channel

Coast Guard responds to barge collision in Corpus Christi Ship Channel
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard marine inspectors are investigating and monitoring the repair of two barges that collided early Tuesday morning in the Corpus Christi Ship Channel near Ingleside. A gash in the hull of a barge is the result of a collision between the tugboats Yellowfin and Capt. Warren that occurred in the Corpus Christi ship channel, Dec. 17, 2013. U.S. Coast Guard photo. At...