Four Filipino seaman has injured by wave hit
It has reported four crew of a bulk carrier has badly injured by a wave hit, when the ship was under way sailing off Port Edward, on Aug 6.
Four injured seaman has needed treatment - 1 with injured head, 1 with fractured femur and hip, 1with fractured Tibia and 1 with critical injuries with fractures to the hip, clavicle and a suspected neck fracture. They received immediate medical assistance. Bulk carrier turned to Port Elizabeth. Injured crew members were taken to hospital, their condition serious but stable. With the uncertainty, the bulk carrier is probably Cielo di Palermo on her voyage from Durban to USA.