Two crew died in cargo tank of Algerian tanker Photos

According to information provided to Maritime Bulletin by a local company, two crew died during works in a cargo tank of Algerian tanker TAMGOUT on Oct 21 or earlier. Tanker arrived at Bizerte Anchorage in the evening Oct 21, while en route from Bejaia Algeria to Yuzhniy Port Ukraine, understood interrupting voyage after accident. As of 1400 UTC Oct 22, tanker was still at Bizerte Anchorage.
Product tanker TAMGOUT, IMO 9120425, dwt 4999, flag Algeria, manager NOLIS-SPA, Algreia (EQUASIS).



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