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July 11, 2021Updated: July 11, 2021 11:04 p.m.

Port of Houston Police and Fireplace departments and the Houston Police Division responded Sunday night to a report of a automobile within the Ship Channel, in line with a Tweet by Houston Police.

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A automobile with a useless particular person inside was recovered from the Ship Channel Sunday night, in line with Port Houston. 

Lisa Ashley, director of media relations at Port Houston, mentioned emergency crews responded to a report that somebody had seen a truck drive into the channel. 

The Houston Police despatched members of its Vehicular Crimes Division and Dive Group to help. 

The incident reportedly occurred in a restricted space of the channel the place ships and vessels are obtained. Visitors within the ship channel has not been impacted.

R.A. Schuetz covers actual property for the Houston Chronicle. Earlier than becoming a member of the Chronicle, she wrote options for the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.