The general cargo vessel Hai Run 607 collided with the 175 meter long, 23,324 dwt container ship Hansa Siegburg off Qingyu Island, Xiamen, China. The Hansa Siegburg struck the Hai Run 607, loaded with a cargo of sand, which quickly began to sink. The 6 crew on the Hai Run 607 abandoned ship. Five crew were rescued by a passing vessel while the remaining crewman was pulled from the water. One crewman from the Hai Run 607 was later to taken to hospital for treatment. No further details reported.