3 jump ship after oil tanker collided with fishing boat near Lamma Island


12th March 2019 – (Hong Kong) At 8.43am just now, an oil tanker collided with a fishing boat at the South East side of Lamma Island resulting in 3 crew members jumped ship. Rescue vessels arrived in time and rescued the three.

According to sources, both vessels sank into the sea after the accident. The fate of another 10 crew members on board of the oil tanker is currently unknown. Government Helicopter service has deployed helicopter to conduct search operation.

Facebook Comments