Marine police surround container ship near Kwai Chung Container Terminal VII after SOS signal dispatched (Updated)


10th January 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 8am, a container ship sent emergency SOS signal near Kwai Chung Container Terminal VII in Lai Chi Kok. Many armed police officers arrived at the scene to be on standby. Marine police could be seen surrounding the container ship.

Anti-terrorist squad was also deployed by police but after a preliminary investigation, it was confirmed that the Hamburg registered vessel issued a faulty SOS signal. The rescue team dispersed at around 10am.