Bulk carrier Elefsis Master died on board, in Table Bay
SAR National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) responded to a distress call from bulk carrier Elefsis in Table Bay, Cape Town, early in the morning Feb 9. Vessel requested an urgent medical assistance for ailing Filipino Master with breath problem. NSRI’s boat Spirit of Vodacom delivered a paramedic to Elefsis, but efforts to keep Master alive failed, he died. Vessel arrived to Cape Town from India.