Archipelago cruise was vaporetto King, ran aground on open water snake Lauttasaari islets to the south on Thursday evening. Saturday, 20.Aug.2011, 01:45 (GMT+3)
Archipelago cruise was vaporetto King, ran aground on open water snake Lauttasaari islets to the south on Thursday evening. Aboard ship for 54 passengers, but no one was injured in a collision. Passengers were taken to safety of the same owner-ship Queen.
King and drove a bus sign on the wrong side and hit the mark next to the kariin.
Passenger James Taavila that the accident occurred when the boat's captain of the ship got stuck in the bathroom. Captain in the absence of the boat drifted out of the bus and firmly aground. Was a hard blow.
Coast Guard, the accident investigation will begin tomorrow. Authorities could not confirm or deny information about the accident Taavila reason. The second passenger , Sami, Veikko kind of situation was frightening.
"First, the boat began to shake, glasses were flying to the floor and then there was a couple of loud bang. People were pretty shocked when the boat rolled wildly, "Veikkolainen described.
The first rescuers were there soon after the accident, and does not come on board leaks.
The sea was calm at the time of the accident.
The accident occurred at approximately 19.30. The last passengers were evacuated at 21.05. They were transferred to King's sister ship Queeniin. The captain was the last Kingiin, and the diver examined the bottom damage.
King was a dinner cruise. The ship had departed from the Market Square at 18
"Had time to eat, but dessert and brandy is derived from" Veikkolainen said.