Ships damaged, but still seaworthy

The ships involved were the Gas Arctic, a Malta-registered gas tanker on passage from Tees to Portland, with 14 crew aboard, and the Spring Bok, a cargo ship, registered in the Netherlands, on passage from Amsterdam to Aruba in the Caribbean, with 22 crew aboard.

Advertisement

Ships collide off Kent

Two ships collide in the Channel six miles off the coast of Dungeness