PRIMULA SEAWAYS vs. CITY OF ROTTERDAM
Ferry PRIMULA SEAWAYS collided with car carrier CITY OF ROTTERDAM in the evening Dec 3 on the Humber Estuary as high winds and rain brought by storm Desmond buffeted north east Lincolnshire. Both vessels reached Immingham under own power. CITY OF ROTTERDAM suffered a huge gap in bow portside area, as can be seen on photos. As of morning Dec 7, CITY OF ROTTERDAM is docked in Immingham, no information on PRIMULA SEAWAYS damages, but at 0500 UTC Dec 7 she was under way in North sea, en route from Immingham to Tees, UK.