The U.S. Coast Guard says a 656-foot freighter that ran aground in a shipping channel of Lake St. Clair has been freed and is en route to Montreal.
No injuries have been reported.
The Coast Guard responded to a 1,000-foot freighter that ran aground early Wednesday morning in the downbound channel of the St. Mary’s River.
The U.S. Coast Guard says a freighter that ran aground on the Canadian side of southern Lake Huron has been freed.
Efforts to free the freighter that ran agrounded in the Detroit River near Grosse Ile were finally successful Sunday afternoon.
The Dossin Great Lakes Museum on Belle Isle in Detroit is hosting a symposium on the fate of a sidewheel steamer that sank in Lake Michigan and observing the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald.
The Coast Guard has fined a freighter $5,000 for not promptly reporting that it ran aground.
The U.S. Coast Guard says oil recently found leaking from the wreck of a freighter that sank in Lake Huron in 1966 has been stopped.