Chinese freighter sank after collision with container ship in Yellow sea

Panamax container ship reportedly collided with Chinese cargo ship in Yellow sea early in the morning Jun 30. Chinese ship sank, crew was rescued by container ship. Container ship interrupted her voyage and was ordered to sail to designated anchorage in Chinese waters. As of morning Jul 1, she was still at anchor. No information yet on container ship damages.

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