US freighter grounding, Colombia

General cargo ship OCEAN GLOBE ran aground in Magdalena river, Columbia, shortly after unmooring at Barranquilla port. It happened on November 5.

The laden ship was refloated some 4 hours later with the help of 4 tugs. It is known, that OCEAN GLOBE was taken to outer anchorage and anchored, as November 6 she was still at anchor.

The vessel’s en route from Barranquilla to Valletta Malta, ETA November 21. No reports on damages, probably none.