Home Turkey Traffic in Istanbul Strait suspended as cargo ship malfunctions

Traffic in Istanbul Strait suspended as cargo ship malfunctions

0
Traffic in Istanbul Strait suspended as cargo ship malfunctions

Published October 14,2023


Subscribe

The visitors within the Istanbul Strait was quickly suspended on Saturday evening when a Spain-bound cargo ship malfunctioned, authorities stated.

According to an announcement from the General Directorate of Coastal Safety, the Bahamian-flagged ship “SOPHIA Z” suffered a steering malfunction close to the Umuryeri area.

Rescue tugs, a coast guard boat and divers have been dispatched to the scene.

The 190-meter-long (623-feet-long) cargo ship was crusing from Bulgaria to Spain.

The assertion stated the vessel visitors within the Istanbul Strait has been quickly suspended in each instructions.

Source: www.anews.com.tr

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here