One crew dead and three in critical condition in a hold of Polish boxship, Denmark
Police and emergency services in Hanstholm, Denmark, were alerted at 1830 LT Apr 28 by a call reporting a deadly accident on board of a Polish boxship Carina, docked in Hanstholm port. One crew was found dead and three unconscious in a cargo hold of the vessel. Unconscious seamen were hospitalized, their condition is said to be critical. Vessel has a cargo of wooden pellets, toxic gases are suspected as a cause of poisoning, though it is not clear where exactly those pellets were, because vessel is believed to be container ship. Pellets were kept in containers, or otherwise?