Collision of ships in the Houston ship canal. 1430886 liters of gasoline spilled

A collision involving a tanker and two barges on Friday caused a spill of 1,430,886 liters of gasoline in the shipping channel.

The canal was closed on Friday after a 755-foot tanker collided with a tugboat pushing two barges. About 9,000 barrels of gasoline was thrown into the water from one of the barges.