A Tugboat owned by Sault Ste. Marie based, Purvis Marine Ltd. carrying a load of rolled steel coil crashed onto a dock in the Detroit River according to reports from the CBC.
The vessel was traveling at a slow speed of around 15 km/h when the barge it was towing crashed onto a dock west of the Ambassador bridge, no cause has been identified nor the extent of damage.
The tugboat, called Anglian Lady, had earlier made port in Detroit around 9:30 a.m. Friday. The tugboat was transporting a barge of rolled steel coils from Sault Ste. Marie.