U.S. Coast Guard
The owner of the freighter and a salvage company were working on a plan to get the Mississagi moving again.
A man walking across a frozen Lake St. Clair was rescued Thursday by U.S. Coast Guard personnel.
Officials said the diesel fuel spill happened as a U.S. Coast Guard ship was fueling up near the Ambassador Bridge.
Police, fire and dive teams are on the scene of a vehicle submerged in the water off the Detroit River.
No injuries have been reported.
The U.S. Coast Guard says crews searching Lake Michigan for two missing boaters have found a body and a debris field in the waters off West Michigan.
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.
Preliminary indications are that a body found in the Detroit River is not that of a painter who fell off the Ambassador Bridge.
Rescue teams were looking for any sign of the vessel reported to be in distress last night off shore between Lorain and Vermilion, Ohio.
A 46-year old woman is now safe, after being rescued from the Detroit River near Belle Isle.