LADY MARY JOY 1 aground, Sulu sea
Cargo passenger vessel LADY MARY JOY 1 ran aground in the evening Feb 18 near Pampat Point, Bongao island, Tawi-Twai, Philippines, Sulu sea. vessel with 307 passnegers and 38 crew on board was en route from Zamboanga, Mindanao Island, to Bongao. All passengers were evacuated to the shore, no injures reported. As of morning Feb 20, vessel understood to be still aground.