Fully loaded box ship runs aground in Prince Rupert Harbour

(PRINCE RUPERT, British Columbia) — A large containership ran aground in Prince Rupert Harbour, the Vancouver Sun newspaper reported. Hanjin Geneva was fully loaded with boxes when it grounded on a sandbar. The inbound ship reported that it was steering away from a small fishing boat when it got stuck.

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By Professional Mariner Staff