Guangzhou: A Taiwanese general cargo vessel, Jian Chang, collided with a mainland bulker, Minguang 68, at the Xiamen-Kinmen waters yesterday morning.
Jian Chang was slightly damaged and sailed to Keluo Habour in Kinmen for repair. The 12 crewmembers of Minguang 68 abandoned the vessel which was severely damaged, and were saved by the Fujian Maritime Salvage Centre. There were no causalities from the accident.
Currently the cause of the accident is under investigation. [25/03/13]