Two vessels collide in Houston Ship Channel

December 13, 2011 8:28:48 AM PST
Two vessels collided in the Houston Ship Channel this morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

It happened next to the Texas City Dike. According to the Coast Guard, a tanker and a smaller vessel collided. There are no reports of any injuries or environmental impact.

A portion of the Ship Channel is shut down, but it's reportedly because of the fog and not the accident.