Bulk carrier Highny accused by North Korea of hit and run
Bulk carrier Highny is accused by North Korea in hit and run accident in Japan sea in the morning Oct 1. Vessel was sailing from Russian Primorye region with cargo of coal, bound for Kaohsiung, and allegedle, collided with North Korean fishing vessel. Vessel was damaged, five fishermen suffered injures. Fishermen noted the name of the vssel which hit them and didn’t stop, it was Highny. Bulk carrier reached Kaohsiung on Oct 5 with obvious scratches and dents bow starboard side, see the photo. Company rejects an accident, but traces of collision say otherwise.