Coaster FORWARD collided with bulker WADI AL KARNAK, Bosphorus, traffic suspended
General cargo vessel FORWARD collided with bulk carrier WADI AL KARNAK at around 1115 UTC Nov 28 in Second Bosphorus Bridge area, both vessels were transiting Bosphorus in southern direction. GAC reported traffic suspension, describing collision as minor. WADI AL KARNAK was brought to anchor after transiting Strait, at Zeytinburnu Anchorage. FORWARD obviously suffered some serious damage or maybe, suffered engine failure prior to collision, as of 1300 UTC Nov 28 vessel was proceeding in northern direction in Bosphorus in Beykoz area, escorted by, or on tow, of a tug. FORWARD is en route from Kerch to Bandirma, WADI AL KARNAK is en route fromNovorossiysk to Alexandria.