EXPRESS 1 and BALTIC CONDOR - Collision on 10 May 2019 (In consultation)

10-05-2019
Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Collision

On 10 May 2019 at approx. 1030, the Danish passenger ship EXPRESS 1 collided with a Polish tour boat about 2 nautical miles west of the port of Roenne, Bornholm. The Polish tour boat suffered minor damages to the hull and was towed to port by the Danish Admiral Fleet. One passenger on the tour boat as injured and was brought to the hospital.

DMAIB investigates the accident with the purpose of explaining how the crewmembers on the ships came in a situation where they did not observe the other ship and thereby failed to realize the risk of collision.