Freighter Falksund collided with pleasure boat, Norway
General cargo vessel Falksund collided with 15-meter pleasure boat Weller at around 1100 LT Sep 2 in Oster Fjord, northeast of Bergen. Nobody was hurt, Weller suffered serious bow damage with following water ingress, but managed to stay afloat thanks to own and additional pumps, provided by life boat, which rushed to the scene. Life boat escorted Weller to a harbour, where she was lifted to a slip. It is understood, that Falksund didn’t suffer serious damages, if any.