The video below was recorded in the Turkish Iskenderun Port and shows an incident that involved the cargo ship Sea Eagle taking on Saturday. As you can see, the ship was using a lift truck for the port to unload containers and then suddenly turned over.
The Turkish Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure confirms that 24 containers went missing from the Togo-flagged Sea Eagle as well as an oil leak on a minor scale was discovered and promptly exploded off. Fortunately, the crew was evacuated safely and no injuries were found.
Sinking moment of the Sea Eagle in İskenderun… pic.twitter.com/mgg3VtKIMl
— focuSEA (@focuseatv) September 19, 2022