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Press Release | May 16, 2024

MEDIA ADVISORY: Unified Command to Host Press Conference for Pelican Island Bridge Allision Response in Galveston, Texas

Pelican Island Bridge Allision Response Joint Information Center Office: 409-300-3521 and

Editors' Note: Media interested in attending should RSVP no later than 3:45 p.m. May 16 by emailing Space is limited and will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.


WHAT: Unified Command to host press conference for Pelican Island Bridge Allision Response


U.S. Coast Guard

  • Capt. Keith Donohue, Commander, Sector Houston-Galveston
  • Lt. Cmdr. Carlos Jaramillo, MSU Texas City Department Head

Texas General Land Office

  • Jeffrey Davis, State On-Scene Coordinator 

Martin Marine

  • Rick Freed, Vice President

WHEN: 4 p.m., Thursday, May 16, 2024

WHERE: Galveston Police Department, 601 54th St, Galveston, Texas, 77551

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