21 Aug '17, 12am

USS John McCain collides with merchant ship east of Singapore

USS John McCain collides with merchant ship east of Singapore

Ten U.S. sailors are missing and five more were injured after the destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca. The Navy's 7th Fleet said four of the injured sailors were medically evacuated by Singapore Navy Puma helicopter to a hospital in Singapore and treated for non-life threatening injuries; the fifth injured sailor did not require further medical attention. McCain collided with the Alnic MC, which the Navy said is a Liberian-flagged "600-foot oil and chemical tanker with a gross tonnage of 30,000," at 6:24 a.m. Monday local time. The ship was on its way to a port visit in Singapore. "Significant damage to the hull resulted in flooding to nearby compartments, including crew berthing, machinery, and communications rooms. Damage control efforts by the crew halted further flooding," 7th Fleet said in a release. T...

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