The 90 meter long cargo vessel Daniel K ran aground on Eo River off Ribadeo, Spain. The Daniel K, loaded with 4000 tons of paper pulp, was attempting a manuever when it ran up on a sandbank. Unable to free itself, the Daniel K requested assistance. Two tugs arrived and pulled the cargo vessel free on the following high tide. No reports of injuries, damage or pollution released.
The 106 meter long, 6250 dwt cargo vessel Kelly C ran aground in the Eo near the port of Ribadeo, Spain. The Kelly C was departing from Ribadeo when it ran aground on a sandbank. No reports of injuries, damage or pollution released. Reports state the Eo Estuary is known to be difficult to navigate due to silting which is the most likely cause of the grounding.