Container ship MV OLF arrested for hit and run after colliding with two tankers in Singapore Strait
Container ship MV OLF was detained by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) on Feb 23 in Malaysian waters for hit and run accident, which took place in the evening Feb 18 in Singapore Strait off Batu Ayam, Malaysia. Tankers TINA 7 and STRAITS 3 were anchored some 2.7 nm off the coast, when passing MV OLF hit them both, inflicting damages. MV OLF didn’t stop or contacted damaged ships, and sailed away. Vessel is en route from Hong Kong to India with 16 crew, comprising of Indian and Sri Lanka nationalities. On a photo MV OLF collision with one of anchored tankers. MV OLF is reportedly sold for scrap, being on the way to scrap yard.