PHOTOS: 3 Crew Members Missing after Cargo Ship Sinks in Collision

By Accidents
Early in the morning of Aug 7th, bulk carrier ship Frontier Voyager collided with Chinese coastal general cargo ship Hai Hong Da off Yangtze river estuary, reportedly in southern channel.

The cargo ship Hai Hong Da lodaded with 13,500 tons of iron ore sank soon after the accident. Out of eighteen crew, fifteen crew members were rescued by 02:30 LT, 3 either died or went missing.

The bulk carrier Frontier Voyager was sailing from Australia en route to Shanghai. As of morning Aug 9 Frontier Voyager was in Shanghai. Photos were provided by China Rescue and Salvage Agency Shanghai.