The viral video of a ship breaking in two was recorded near the Turkish port of Bartin. It happened in the southwest of the Black Sea and became a trend on the main social networks.
A viral video has been circulating on social networks for a few days. It shows us as if we were witnesses at the site of the shocking moment when the Ukrainian cargo ship Arvin. It was shipwrecked off the coast of Turkey and split in half. The terrifying image was published by channel 7 on Ukrainian television. It did not take long to unleash all kinds of comments on social networks. What were the causes of this accident on the high seas?
It has gone viral. It is seen that the boat was going from Georgia to Bulgaria. It sways on the waves of the Black Sea. After a few seconds, it breaks in the part of the bow. You can also hear that the crew tries to contact the dispatcher in the recording but receives no response.
It was announced that the ship sank with 12 people on board, two of them being Russian citizens and 10 Ukrainians. According to the Coast Guard, three sailors were killed. Six were rescued. The search for three more people continues.
The 114 meters long, 14-meter beam cargo ship was built in 1975 in Czechoslovakia. The freighter belonged to the Ukrainian company Arvin Shipping LTD.
Watch the viral Youtube video below.