Coast Guard monitoring, assisting vessel aground in St. Lawrence Seaway

Tug Commodore Straits ran aground in the St. Lawrence Seaway while pushing two barges. USCG photo by Station Alexandria Bay CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard personnel are on scene and monitoring the grounding of the 100-foot tug Commodore Straits, which ran aground while pushing two barges in the St. Lawrence Seaway near Keewaydin State Park in Alexandria Bay, N.Y., at about 5:30 a.m. EST Sunday. Although...