Six men were injured yesterday when a Vietnamese general cargo ship tilted to starboard while being loaded at Visakhapatnam Port in India.
A crane operator has been blamed for his incorrect loading of the
Hai Duong 09 with iron billets.
26 men were in the cargo hold when the incident took place. The vessel began only stopped tilting when it touched the berth.
Visakhapatnam Port chairman MT Krishnababu said the ship would be unloaded and the ship should stabilise on its own.
— Uma Sudhir (@umasudhir) September 7, 2017