Container ship TS TAIPEI beached by storm, 21 crew evacuated

Container ship TS TAIPEI ran aground in the morning Mar 10 some 300 meters off Shimen, northern tip of Taiwan, while en route from Keelung to Hong Kong. Vessel was beached by a storm after engine failure, engine room reportedly was flooded, situation seemed to become critical. Coast Guard helicopter evacuated 21 crew, all safe. Vessel’s condition presently unknown, as well as salvage plans. On pics grounded TS TAIPEI, video:

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