A portion of the Houston Ship Channel shut down Monday following the collision of two vessels. Coast Guard officials confirm that a chemical tanker and a bulk carrier collided just after 12:30 p.m. today.
DuPont officials said Sunday it’s still not clear what caused a toxic chemical to leak from a valve at a suburban Houston plant, killing four workers and injuring a fifth.
HazMat and EMS crews were called to a building in west Houston for a chemical leak. The call for help came in Thursday, just before 2:00 p.m.