The 24 meter long high-speed catamaran passenger ship Tidecruise went aground at Leirvik, Norway. The Tidecruise was approaching to dock for bunkering when it went ashore. The vessel suffered damage to its hull. No reports of injuries or pollution being released. The authorities are conducting an investigation into the incident.
The 81 meter long, 2432 dwt freighter Fenja became disabled after an engine failure while sailing between Mosterhamn and Leirvik, Norway. The Fenja requested assistance and the rescue vessel from Haugesund responded. The rescue vessel took the Fenja under tow to Leirvik. No reports of injuries, damage or pollution being released. The Fenja is detained in Leirvik awaiting parts to repair the engine. The Fenja was travelling to Honningsvag from Valletta in ballast.