Bulk carrier aground, Parana river

1800 UTC Aug 27: Bulk carrier CASSIOPEA OCEAN ran aground at around 0400 UTC Aug 27 in Rosario area, river Parana. The ship was leaving Rosario, bound for Liverpool UK. Reportedly, bulk carrier is partially blocking fairway.
0230 UTC Aug 28 UPDATE: Still aground, tug at her side.
Bulk carrier CASSIOPEA OCEAN, IMO 9837286, dwt 82069, built 2018, flag Singapore, manager MC SHIPPING, Monaco.





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