Freighter grounded, refloated, Bay of Biscay

General cargo ship WATERWAY (flag – St Vincent Grenadines [VC]) was waiting for orders, cruising along Spanish coast off Bilbao, Bay of Biscay. The vessel ran aground near Zumaia, E of Bilbao. It happened on May 7.

According to Salvamento Maritimo Spain, helicopter evacuated part of the crew, remaining crew managed to refloat WATERWAY and take her to Bilbao, where she was berthed.