Student fell from training tall ship mast, died

A tragic accident occurred on board of tall training ship DAR MLODZIEZY on Jul 20 in Baltic sea, during 1-day training cruise with students on board. 19-year old student fell from mast, and later died from injures he has got. The ship returned to Gdynia, Poland, from where she started the training cruise.
Sailing training ship DAR MLODZIEZY, IMO 7821075, GT 2255, built 1982, flag Poland.



My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.