The 76 meter long costal freighter Bo Yun 018 collided in dense fog with the 186 meter long, 15068 dwt car carrier Dream Diva in the Pearl River Delta near Zhuhai City, China. The Bo Yun 018 quickly sank after the collision. The Dream Diva suffered damage to its fuel tank releasing fuel into the water. Two of the 10 crew on board the Bo Yun 018 were rescued. No reports of injuries on the Dream Diva. Authorities have dispatched several ships to search for the eight missing crewmen. Crews have been dispatched to handle the fuel spill and clean up efforts.
The dense fog has caused 3 vessels to be lost. A fishing vessel sent aground near Guangzhou while another near Naozhou Island stranded and nearly sank before rescuers reached the 11 fishermen on board.