Tanker HENG SHUN DA 78 explosion, 4 crew injured
Acetylene gas exploded on board of tanker HENG SHUN DA 78 in the afternoon Mar 21, anchored Shandong Weifang outer anchorage, Longkou, China, Bohai Sea. 4 crew members suffered burns, they’ve been transferred to nearby cargo vessel, but urgent hospitalization was required. They were medevaced by rescue helicopters, and delivered to hospital. Condition of tanker, damage extent and explosion circumstances remain unknown.