Bulk carrier M.V. Victoria aground in Kattegat
Bulk carrier M.V. Victoria ran aground 15 nm west of Varberg, Sweden, Kattegat, in the evening Sep 19, while proceeding in western direction. Vessel loaded with wheat is en route from Rostock to Guinea, West Africa. No leak, no damages reported. Vessel reportedly is to be refloated Sep 20 after underwater survey. At 1400 UTC Sep 20 vessel seemed to be still aground, with Swedish rescue and CG ships nearby.