General cargo vessel Gold listing
General cargo vessel Gold reported heavy list portside shortly after leaving Darica, Tuzla area, Marmara sea, in the morning Dec 8. Tugs and rescue boats were dispatched to troubled freighter, reportedly salvage contract is signed. 7 out of 10 crew were evacuated. Vessel with 1,700 tons of cement on board, bound for Algeria, is to be towed back to Darica. The cause of the list unknown, probably cargo shift. Photos of the distressed Gold by Turkish Sea Safety Agency.