Coast Guard responds to vessel grounding near Galveston North jetty

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is responding to a grounded vessel on the Galveston jetties, Saturday. Watchstanders from Marine Safety Unit Texas City received a report at 10:56 p.m. reporting that the M/V Ashton T, a 94-foot offshore supply vesel, ran aground on the Galveston North jetty. The Ashton T was carrying approximately 1,650 gallons of diesel fuel when it ran aground. One crewmember suffered...