Cargo ship sinking, abandoned, Ionian sea
General cargo ship QUATERDECIES reported sinking, 7 crew abandoning ship, at around 0030 UTC Jul 7 in Ionian sea. No AIS since 1700 UTC Jul 6, ship was en route from Turkey to Reggio Italy. Container ship MARGUERITE A (IMO 9305893, dwt 22033) near sinking site changed course, moving at slow speed, probably engaged in SAR. Weather seems to be fine. Collision?
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