Container ship PHUC KHANH rams into a construction crane

Container ship PHUC KHANH, coming from Hai Phong, suffered engine failure while proceeding upstream in Soai Rap river, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, on the morning of Feb 21. It drifted onto a tower crane that was deployed in the construction of Phuoc Khanh Bridge. The crane collapsed with the upper part falling onto the container ship and thereby destroying several containers on board of which, 4 containers even fell overboard.

The container ship had to be towed to the terminal and berthed.