EUKOR’s MORNING NINNI Captain lost, found unconscious on Gibraltar beach
Car carrier MORNING NINNI reported disappearance of ship’s Captain at around 1220 LT May 15 to MRCC Spain, suspecting man overboard. SAR was launched, MORNING NINNI, being well into Alboran Sea, turned back and sailed to the area where presumably, Captain fell overboard, southeast of Algeciras. At around 1900 LT May 15 police reported to MRCC, that an unconscious man was found on Tarifa beach, Algeciras, with MORNING NINNI life ring on him or nearby. His description met the one provided by MORNING NINNI. He was taken to hospital in Algeciras, condition described as serious. Vessel resumed voyage, she’s en route from Bremerhaven to Derince Turkey.