FRI BREVIK allision in Kiel Canal closed the lock
General cargo vessel FRI BREVIK on entering Kiel Canal lock in Brunsbuettel at 0340 LT June 29 contacted scaffold, attached to lock wall. Scaffold crashed into lock’s chamber, lock was closed for traffic since 0400 LT. Lock said to be reopened in the afternoon after chamber clear of scaffold debris. Vessel didn’t suffer damages and after a brief check resumed sailing to Kalmar, Sweden.