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As expected a good coverage of rain and storms today. Drier mid level air did help to reduce coverage from Saturday. Some 2-4 inch rains again today. Rains will end tonight with loss of heating. Moisture levels remain high enough the next few days for more scattered storms. SE Texas lies in a weakness as well between two High's one to the ...
Crews cleaning up Shell oil spill in Port Neches
PORT NECHES - Crews continue to clean up a crude oil spill following a pipeline break in Port Neches.
The pipeline is on Huntsman property, near the intersection of Spur 136 and FM 366.
A Huntsman supervisor said a Shell contractor hit the pipeline, which caused it to break.
Shell immediately shut down Thursday afternoon and isolated the pipeline.
No injuries were reported. A portion of Highway 136 in Port Neches remains closed.