Two injured crew of cargo ship airlifted to hospital, Italy. VIDEO

October 19, 2021 Maritime Safety News

Two injured crew of general cargo ship HELEN H were medevaced by fire rescue helicopter off Chioggia port, Italy, Adriatic sea, in the afternoon Oct 8. The ship left Chioggia at around noon Oct 8, bound for Alexandria Egypt, and shortly after requested urgent medical assistance. Helicopter made two flights to lift injured seamen, both were transferred to hospital. Circumstances of accident unknown, as well as character of injures and seamen condition. Probably it’s related to rough weather in the area. HELEN H continued her voyage.

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