Coast Guard investigating freighter aground in Elizabeth River near Portsmouth, Va.

Coast Guard investigating freighter aground in Elizabeth River near Portsmouth, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is investigating a 590-foot freighter that ran aground Wednesday night in the Elizabeth River near Hospital Point in Portsmouth. A pilot aboard the Hanze Goteborg, a Netherlands-flagged freighter carrying soy beans, contacted Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Command Center watchstanders at approximately 10:30 p.m. reporting the ship soft aground with no reported...