Sister general cargo ships owned by the same company collided at Taganrog Port, Russia, Azov sea. General cargo ship SV KNYAZ VLADIMIR went out of control while proceeding to berth, and struck berthed general cargo ship RUSICH 6, at around 1130 Moscow time Jul 7. RUSICH 6 hull was breached in portside cargo holds area. Extent of damages under assessment, investigation under way. Both ships remain at Taganrog port, as of Jul 8.
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