Broke mooring line struck 2 crew, 1 died, Indonesia

2 crew of ferry MUTIARA PERSADA 2 were struck by broke mooring line at Merak, Java, Sunda Strait, early in the morning Jul 28. Both were taken to hospital, one later died from injures inflicted by a broke rope, another one suffered slight injures.
Passenger ro-ro cargo ship MUTIARA PERSADA 2, IMO 9105176, GT 3965, built 1995, flag Indonesia, manager ATOSIM LAMPUNG PELAYARAN PT.

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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.