Speed ferry First Ferry III collided with a barge, dozens injured, Hong Kong
Speed catamaran ferry First Ferry III collided with a barge while approaching Chaeung Chau island harbour, Hong Kong, at around 21:30 LT Apr 5 13, in a dense fog. Ferry was sailing from Hong Kong Central to Chaeung Chau island. More than 30 passengers were injured, at least 3 were hospitalized. Speed catamaran ferry First Ferry III, Callsign VRS4289, 451 gt, speed 24 knots, capacity 403 pax, flag HK, manager New World Fast Ferry.