Ferry grounding, Cebu City
Ferry LITE FERRY 8 ran aground in the evening Aug 5 in Cebu City at low tide, bow part of the vessel rested on bottom. There were only 41 people on board, including crew. Passengers were disembarked by tugs, ferry refloated at around 2300 LT with high tide.
Passenger ro-ro ship LITE FERRY 8, IMO 7323205, dwt 1680, built 1973, flag Philippines.