07 Jun '11, 8am

Ferry beached north of Pulau Tekong

Ferry beached north of Pulau Tekong

A passenger ferry was beached north of Pulau Tekong on Tuesday when it encountered an engine problem. -- PHOTO:: GOOGLE MAP A PASSENGER ferry was beached north of Pulau Tekong on Tuesday when it encountered an engine problem. The 24 passengers and 11 crew onboard the Belize-registered FB Falcon Princess were safely transferred to the Tanjung Belungkor Ferry Terminal. No one was injured, said the Maritime Port Authority (MPA) in a statement. The ferry was on a scheduled trip from the Changi Ferry Terminal to the Tanjung Belungkor Ferry Terminal at t the time of the incident. Vessel traffic remains unaffected. The MPA is investigating the incident.

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