Crew of 22, including two pilots, onboard container ship that collided with Baltimore bridge all Indian


The Singalpore-flagged container ship ‘Dali’ collided with one of the pillars of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore.

The total 22-member crew of the cargo ship that struck a serious bridge in Baltimore early Tuesday, inflicting it to snap and plunge into the river under are Indians, the corporate stated. The Singalpore-flagged container ship “Dali” collided with one of the pillars of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore at roughly 1:30 am native time.

According to the vessel data supplied by the Synergy Marine Group, the crew was “All Indian, 22 in total”. The “Dali” has a capability of 10,000 TEU and onboard Units: of 4,679 TEU.

Grace Ocean Private Ltd owns the vessel and the ship’s motion was outbound from Baltimore to Colombo.

Owners and managers of the Singapore-flagged container ship “DALI” report that the vessel collided with one of the pillars of the Francis Scott Key Bridge, Baltimore, while below pilotage with two pilots onboard, at roughly 01:30 native time on March 26, ship administration firm Synergy Marine Group stated in a press release.

It stated: “All crew members, including the two pilots, have been accounted for and there aren’t any stories of any accidents. There has additionally been no air pollution.” Whilst the exact cause of the incident is yet to be determined, the “DALI” has now mobilised its Qualified Individual Incident Response service. The US Coast Guard and local officials have been notified, and the owners and managers are fully cooperating with Federal and State government agencies under an approved plan.

“We are horrified by what has happened in Baltimore, and our thoughts are with all of those affected,” Maersk stated in a press release. “We can confirm that the container vessel ‘DALI’, operated by charter vessel company Synergy Group, is time chartered by Maersk and is carrying Maersk customers’ cargo. No Maersk crew and personnel were onboard the vessel,” the assertion stated.

“We are closely following the investigations conducted by authorities and Synergy, and we will do our utmost to keep our customers informed,” it stated. It was unclear what brought on the cargo ship to crash into the bridge within the main American metropolis simply outdoors of Washington. It was additionally not clear how many individuals is likely to be within the water.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by DNA employees and is printed from PTI)

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Nilesh Desai
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