Court filing alleges ship in Texas oil spill in March was speeding during collision

  • Article by: JUAN A. LOZANO , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 24, 2014 - 7:45 PM

HOUSTON — The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.

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