Reefer Crown Emerald holed in collision with a tug, Columbia
Early in the morning Apr 9 reefer Crown Emerald collided with unidentified tug in Bay of Columbia, Columbia, Caribbean. The circumstances and details of the collision near Leon River mouth are unknown. Crown Emerald suffered a hole in fuel tank area, some 4 tons of fuel leaked. Crown Emerald by ballasting made a list to lift the hole for patching. Cleansing is under way. As of evening Apr 10 reefer was at anchor off Leon River mouth.