Judge orders 'arrest' of ship involved in oil spill

Judge orders 'arrest' of ship involved in oil spill

A federal judge on Friday ordered the seizure of the cargo ship that was involved in a collision with a barge that caused an oil spill in Galveston Bay.

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by T.J. AULDS / The Daily News

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Posted on April 4, 2014 at 10:15 PM

GALVESTON BAY, Texas -- A federal judge on Friday ordered the seizure of the cargo ship that was involved in a collision with a barge that caused an oil spill in Galveston Bay.

U.S. marshals were set to seize the Summer Wind, which is docked at the Port of Houston.

On March 22, the Summer Wind was en route to the Port of Houston when it collided with a barge owned by Kirby Inland Marine.

Click here to read more on The Galveston County Daily News' website.

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