Coast Guard wraps up hearing for Texas City Y collision

Coast Guard wraps up hearing for Texas City Y collision
HOUSTON — Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board investigators closed a formal hearing in Galveston Thursday, that was held to gather facts that led to the March 22 collision and subsequent 168,000 gallon oil spill near the Texas City Dike. The purpose of the Coast Guard marine casualty investigation and formal board hearing is to examine the causes of a marine casualty, make recommendations...

Coast Guard schedules hearing for Texas City Y collision

Coast Guard schedules hearing for Texas City Y collision
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard, working with the National Transportation Safety Board, will begin a formal hearing at the Galveston County Criminal Justice Center Monday at 1 p.m., to receive testimony regarding the collision between the Summer Wind and Miss Susan. The Coast Guard is conducting a Formal Marine Casualty Investigation into the cause of the collision in the Houston Ship Channel that occurred...