General cargo vessel Skaltafell stowaway jumped overboard
In the evening Oct 3 anchored general cargo vessel Skaltafell reported man jumped overboard in position 52 10N 003 42E, 20 nm NNW of Hook of Holland. Rescue boat and helicopter were engaged in search and rescue, man was found unconscious and later died. Reportedly he was a Nigerian stowaway, found by crew and kept in a cabin. It’s not clear where did sneak on board, last ports of call were Stavanger and Las Palmas.