Chemical tanker Geroy Rossii Pyatnitskih grounding
Chemical tanker Geroy Rossii Pyatnitskih ran aground at 1430 Moscow time Oct 14 on 3027.5 kilometer mark, river Don, en route from Astrakhan (Volga estuary) to Azov port, loaded with 4500 tons of gasoline. Traffic in the area was closed. Tanker refloated at 1725 same day with the help of a river tug. No damages, no spill reported.