The 164 meter long, 12466 dwt freighter Arabian Breeze allided with the Holtenau Lock in the Kiel Canal. The Arabian Breeze was pushed off course by a strong gust of wind and struck the pilings at the lock entrance. The freighter suffered some damage in the foreship. No reports of injuries or pollution being released. The freighter was scheduled to Malmo from Bremerhaven before the incident.