Freighter out of control in marina, damaged and sunk 7 boats, France

General cargo ship MAESTRO in full load, on arrival from Italy, suffered a blackout while maneuvering to dock at St. Louis du Rhone, France, in marina area, in the morning Oct 16. Disabled ship collided with 7 boats and yachts in the marina. 2 boats were crashed and sank, 2 or 3 people were slightly injured. Pier also sustained damages, no information on MAESTRO damages yet, but on photo dents or holes can be seen in portside bow area. The ship was berthed with the help of tugs. Photos France Bleu.

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