SKAGERN aground, Sweden

March 9, 2017 at 12:25 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

General cargo vessel SKAGERN in the morning Mar 9 ran aground on Gota river bank below Trollhattan, Sweden, en route from Trollhattan to Hull, UK. Vessel loaded with timber developed starboard list, caused by hull position on the bottom after grounding, no breaches and water ingress reported. As of 1200 UTC Mar 9, vessel was still aground. Traffic not affected. All photos http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=125&artikel=6647990

SKAGERN aground, Sweden