Sea Worker Runs Aground off Denmark, Crew Evacuated
Sea Worker got into trouble after a tow line between the vessel and a tug boat broke, after which she started drifting towards the coast and ran aground off Nymindegab. The reason for the accident was a short and worse than expected window of adverse weather conditions, according to A2SEA.
15 crew members aboard the Sea Worker were safely evacuated by a lifeboat from Hvide Sande around 3 AM local time today. The crew was transported ashore and there were no reported injuries. A2SEA s emergency response team has handled the incident according to the company s emergency procedures. The extent of the damage to Sea Worker, if any, has not yet been reported.
Offshore WIND Staff