Greek panamax hard aground, South China Sea

March 28, 2017 at 16:01 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

Panamax bulk carrier LYRIC POET ran aground on Mar 24 in position 01 44S 107 27E, South China Sea, some 50 nm north of Pulau Belitung Island, Indonesia. Vessel is en route from Australia to China, meaning she’s in load. As of 1600 UTC Mar 28, she was still aground, understood LYRIC POET is hard aground.

Greek panamax hard aground, South China Sea