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HOUSTON (AP) - An emergency dike has been repaired and a fire-damaged petrochemical tank stabilized during cleanup of leaking oil products that closed part of the Houston Ship Channel, the operator of the complex said Sunday.
Authorities are still trying to determine what caused a March 17 fire at Intercontinental Terminals Company's Deer Park facility, which left several petrochemical tanks damaged or destroyed.
Some tanks leaked oil products and a containment area was breached Friday, leading to the mixture reaching the ship channel, said Brent Weber, an ITC spokesman. … More