The 49 meter long self-propelled barge Cascade allided with the Zwartewater bridge at Hasselt, Netherlands. The Cascade was headed for Zwolle from Zwartsluis on the Zwarte Water when it master of the vessel found the barge was not going to pass under the bridge. The vessel was thrown in reverse, but it was too late and the Cascade struck the underside of the bridge. The wheelhouse of the Cascade was severely damage. No reports of injuries or pollution released.