Passenger ship rams barge in Cebu port
A PASSENGER ship rammed a barge while docked in a port in Cebu province early Wednesday morning, police reports said.
Initial reports reaching Camp Crame said that said MV 938 hit barge Ironman while it was docked in Bantolinao Point in Lapu-Lapu City at 4:05 a.m. No one was hurt among the vessel’s 221 passengers and 44 crew members.
The reports added that the passenger vessel came from Ormoc City in Leyte and was bound for Cebu City.
Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) personnel are now conducting an investigation to determine how the sea collision happened. Anthony Vargas