Man Dies Aboard a Cargo ship Carrying Concrete in Quebec Canada

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is Sending a Team to Quebec to Investigate a Fatality Aboard a Cargo Ship.

Few details have been disclosed, but it’s believed a member of the crew died after falling on the bulk carrier “Sage Amazon” on Saturday.

The ship, registered in Liberia, was moored near Port-Daniel-Gascons on the south side of the Gaspe Peninsula at the time of the incident.

The victim’s name and nationality have not been released.

The ship was carrying a cargo of concrete.

Death aboard the Sage Amazon Cargo Ship in Canada

 

SAGE AMAZON Bulk Carrier

IMO: 9573713

MMSI: 636018088

Call Sign: D5OC9

Flag: Liberia [LR]

AIS Vessel Type: Cargo

Gross Tonnage: 35812

Deadweight: 63227 t

Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 199.99m × 32.26m

Year Built: 2012

Status: Active

 

 

Source: National Post Canada