Panamax container ship aground, China

Panamax container ship ran aground in the afternoon LT Jun 9, while approaching port in China. Judging from track, the ship may be hard aground. As of evening Jun 10, the ship was in the same position, salvage under way. The ship, highly likely, was breached, with ensuing foul leak, but leak information not confirmed yet.

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