Ten seriously injured in collision between two ships in Germany

By a collision between two ships to the east of the German island of Rügen on Tuesday fifteen people were injured, ten seriously.

The victims were on a ship that was on its way to an oil rig in the Baltic sea, and that collided with a cargo ship.

It comes to ten technicians of the platform and four crew members from the Danish ship World Bora. At the other vessel went to the Cypriot-flagged Raba. The crew of this remained unharmed.

The cause of the collision is not clear, police said. Both ships to the port of the island of Rügen.

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