Biggest tall ship in the world Kruzenshtern sunk Dutch harbour tug Diver Master

Biggest tall ship in the world Kruzenshtern sunk Dutch harbour tug Diver Master while leaving Esbjerg Denmark at 1748 LT Aug 4. According to the Danish media one of the towing lines went off without problems, second got stuck, leading to the tug boat capsizing. Water rushed into capsized tug and she finally sank. 3 crew were rescued, no injures reported. Investigation under way, as port authorities will have to raise the tug, leak possible, guilty party will have to cover the expenses. Kruzenshtern was allowed to resume her voyage to Rostock. Photos from Danish media.

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