08.12.2020 – M/V “PARMIS”, M/V “OMSKIY-111” AND MV “PORT-OLYA-2” RAN AGROUND IN THE ASTRAKHAN REGION IN THREE DAYS
Three motor vessels ran aground in three days in the Astrakhan region.
On December 7, at 15:45 local time (14:45 Moscow time), in the operational duty shift of the Central Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Astrakhan region, a was received that in the Ikryaninsky district near the settlement of Fedorovka in the Bakhtemir river, 50 km cargo vessel "Parmis" ran aground of the shipping channel.
According to the press service of the regional Ministry of Emergency Situations, the hull of the vessel is intact, the water area is not polluted. The m/v “Georgiy Sedov” will be engaged to carry out the work on removing the m/v “Parmis” from the shallows. Earlier, "Astrakhan 24" reported similar incidents in the Volga-Caspian Sea Shipping Canal, when the m/v "Omsk-111" and m/v "Port-Olya-2" ran aground. "Omsk-111" was removed from the shallows during the day, but "Port-Olya-2" still remains at the scene.