Queen of the North navigator charged with criminal negligence

(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) — Canadian authorities have charged the navigation officer of the Queen of the North with criminal negligence as a result of the vessel’s fatal 2006 grounding, CTV reported. Two people were lost at sea when the BC Ferries vessel struck Gil Island and sank.
Click here to view the television network’s story and a photo of the deceased.
By Professional Mariner Staff