Bulk carrier aground UPDATE refloated

UPDATE: was refloated at around 1300 UTC, resumed moving upstream.
Bulk carrier PICTOR ran aground in Mississippi Delta at Cubits Cap at around 0930 UTC Jan 10, in the same place where on Jan 4 capesize ANGLO ALEXANDRIA (IMO 9451044) grounded. No other information available at the moment. As of 1220 UTC seems to be still aground with no tug yet in sight. Bul carrier en route from India to New Orleans.
Bulk carrier PICTOR, IMO 9254563, dwt 76598, built 2002, flag Liberia, manager BULKSEAS MARINE MANAGEMENT S.A.

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My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.