Container ship sank after collision, dozens of containers lost, Shanghai. Update

Nov 27 Update, correction: Container ship name is HUA YUAN 9999, not HUAYUAN999 as was reported on Nov 26. Cargo ship name is PUHUI1. Collision took place in Taicang area, near Shanghai Channel fairway, all traffic was suspended and Taicang port blocked, because of floating containers. Some containers reported as loaded with dangerous materials.
Nov 26: Two ships collided in Yangtze river near Taicang buoy 7, early in the morning Nov 26. Container ship HUAYUAN999 collided with cargo ship HUIPU 1, container ship sank, 11 containers on board went into water. Containers recovering operation under way, no information on injured or missing persons, understood crew safe. No data found on HUIPU 1 ship, probably river vessel not listed in maritime databases.

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