Tanker Damaged after Collision with Tug in Russia

An offshore tug boat has crashed in to a tanker off the coast of Russia.

The offshore supply vessel, Errie, was shifting berth when it collided with the berthed tanker, Sapphire.

The incident took place in Kaliningrad Fishery Port, Baltic Sea just after noon local time on the 10th January.

The tanker sustained 3 meters of damage to the cargo deck gutter and damage to the cargo hoses handler.

The tanker has now left Kaliningrad port in Russia.