a few 10,000 liters (2,642 gallons) of deliver's gasoline and helicopter gasoline is mentioned to have leaked into the ocean. The Helge Ingstad's 137-man team was evacuated. 8 crewmembers sustained minor accidents within the incident. The motive of the accident is uncertain.
Returning to port
The 250-meter-lengthy Sola TS is notion to have inadvertently rammed the military vessel after departing the Sture oil and gas terminal close to Oygarden. The Maltese-flagged ship was loaded with crude oil en route to Britain. The tanker, presently in port undergoing inspection, became no longer damaged in the incident and none of its 23-member group injured.
Oil production quickly stopped
There aren't any reviews as to whilst the damaged army vessel, that is part of NATO's Atlantic fleet, will be salvaged. The Norwegian coincidence investigation Board, the defense coincidence investigation Board and the Maltese Marine safety research Unit are all investing the incident.
js/aw (AP, dpa, Reuters)