Cargo Ship KM BUNGA MELATI XV sank in Port Tagulandang, Indonesia

By Accidents

The Panama-flagged general cargo ship KM BUNGA MELATI XV sank in Port Tagulandang, Tagulandang island, north of northern tip of Sulawesi Island, Indonesia, in the Celebes sea, at around 14:30 LT on Tuesday (Mar 22).

The Panama-flagged general cargo ship KM BUNGA MELATI XV sank in Port Tagulandang, Indonesia on March 22, 2016.

Vessel was loaded with 2400 tons of cement, when the incident occurred.

Reportedly the vessel collided with a reef and suffered breach or breaches. The 1477-gt cargo ship rests on bottom with bridge remaining above the water.

No casualties reported.

Cargo Ship KM BUNGA MELATI XV sank in Port Tagulandang, Indonesia

Source: Banjarmasin Post