The 28,611-DWT bulk carrier Tanais Dream has collided with the 1,065-GT passenger/Ro-Ro Cargo Ship M/F Sultanahmet in Istanbul Strait. The accident occurred yesterday at around 17:35 UTC and luckily resulted in only one injured passenger and slight damages to both vessels.
M/F Sultanahmet (IMO number 9415519 and MMSI 271002578) was built in 2008. The 70-metre ferry operates local voyages.
Tanais Dream (IMO number 9283899 and MMSI 312288000) was built in 2003 and its length is 161m.
Video T bone collision of cargo ship Tanais Dream crashing into ferry Sultanahmet in Istanbul port