Yachting News » Of Interest » American Cargo Ship "Probably Sank"

American Cargo Ship "Probably Sank"

Screen Shot 2015 10 06 at 08 v2.36.24

The American cargo ship 'El Faro' has been lost in last Thursdays hurricane Joaquin according to the U.S Coastguard on Monday.

It is believed that the ship, sailed into the hurricane off the coast of the Bahamas and sank. 

The coastguard is currently undergoing a search for survivors and confirmed that a body in a life vest and a life boat have been spotted. Neither the lifeboat or the body were able to be recovered due to bad weather in the area and the search will continue off Crooked Island for the 33 crew members who were on board the vessel.

Find out more about this story

Post your comment

You cannot post comments until you have logged in.

Login to post a comment


No one has commented on this page yet.

RSS feed for comments on this page | RSS feed for all comments



Search articles with keywords