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Day: January 15, 2011

Wilson Humber aground

Wilson Humber aground

The The 4167 dwt freighter Wilson Humber was reported to run aground on the Isefjord. The vessel was able to free itself and was docked at Frederiksvaerk, Denmark to be inspected.

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Santa Elena aground

Santa Elena aground

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The freighter Santa Elena went aground in the Kattegat near Sletterhage lighthouse, Denmark. The vessel was approaching the Aarhus harbor with a cargo of soy when it grounded. Reports state the Santa Elena’s double hull has prevented any pollution being released. Tugs have been sent to release the vessel.

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