Aframax ASHLEY LADY blamed for hit and run
Product tanker ASHLEY LADY reportedly is blamed for hit and run by Korean Coast Guard, vessel is anchored on Yeosu anchorage, Master reportedly put under arrest. According to available information, on May 3 tanker left Yeosu and collided with coastal fishing vessel several miles off Yeosu, captain of fishing vessel died. It is understood, that the vessel was ordered to return to Yeosu soon after collision. Korean Coast Guard is investigating the case, including tanker’s bow paint analysis. Master of the tanker reportedly, is of Russian nationality.