A crew member of car carrier GRANDE COLONIA, anchored at Valencia anchorage, was medevaced in the morning Jan 18 by helicopter, and transferred to hospital. Medevac was carried out by Spain SAR agency Salvamento Maritimo, his rank wasn’t specified. According to local media, medevaced person is Master of the ship. GRANDE COLONIA arrived from Civitavecchia, being at anchor since Jan 13 or 14.
Car carrier GRANDE COLONIA, IMO 9318527, GT 38651, built 2007, flag Italy, operator GRIMALDI GROUP.