ASVIRA anchor interlocked with TALOS anchor, allision and damages
General cargo vessel ASVIRA was unmooring in Rethimno port, Crete, on Oct 22. Portside anchor either caught starboard anchor of ro-ro TALOS in the process of heaving. Entangled anchor put vessel out of control, ASVIRA allided with pier and suffered three scratches or cracks in aft area, one meter length each. Both vessel were detained for inspection, TALOS had to offload vehicles bound for Piraeus. As of 1330 UTC Oct 23 both vessels were still in Rethimno.