Bulk carrier aground, St. Lawrence Seaway

Bulk carrier RT HON PAUL J MARTIN ran aground at night Oct 6 local time on St. Lawrence river off Galop Island, west of Cardinal, Ontario, while en route from Port Weller to Quebec. As of 1230 UTC Oct 7, was still aground. No reports on damages, engine failure said to be the cause of grounding.
Bulk carrier RT HON PAUL J MARTIN, IMO 7324405, dwt 35439, built 1973, flag Canada, manager CSL GROUP.





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