Boxship BF Fortaleza aground, breached
Container ship BF Fortaleza ran aground in Skatestraumen, south of Maloy, Norway, during the night Oct 22, and suffered hull breach or breaches in midship area, reportedly with ensuing water ingress. Tugs from Maloy were dispatched, vessel was refloated later in the day, and according to AIS, taken to Maloy area. At 1430 UTC Oct 22 vessel was in Maloy area, status unclear, looking like anchored. On a photo troubled BF Fortaleza. Vessel en route to Rotterdam.