An eighth dead body found after collision in Genoa

May 14, 2013 at 10:22 by Svitlana Slavina in Accidents

7 killed people were officially reported after a terrible collision of a container ship JOLLY NERO with a 54-meter-high tower in the Port of Genoa. Now an eighth body has been discovered and one person is still missing. The body of port authority pilot was found in the ruins three days later after the tragedy happened. When the container ship hit the tower 13 people that were inside the tower fell into the water, only 4 persons survived.

The collision is considered to be one of the worst maritime accidents in Italy. The causes of the collision are not identified so far.

An eighth dead body found after collision in Genoa

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