Mega boxship MSC REGULUS collided with passenger boat, 5 dead, 5 missing
Mega boxship MSC REGULUS collided with local boat Don Gerardo 2, which was carrying passengers, in the morning Dec 17 near Ecuador – Peru sea border, off Zorritos district coast, Peru. Gerardo 2 capsized, at 5 people died, 5 or 6 went missing, 12 were wounded. MSC REGULUS is en route from Callao Peru to Lazaro Cardenas Mexico, she was drifting after collision, probably taking part in SAR. As of 0300 UTC Dec 18, her status unknown.