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Ship sinks in the Huangpu

Shanghai:  General cargoship Yin Chu, a 15,000-ton vessel, sank, yesterday, while trying to berth in the Huangpu River, near Nanpu Bridge in Shanghai. Nobody was injured in the accident local media reported. Attempts will be made to salvage the Yin Chu this week but it will be a complicated operation, according to maritime officials. [05/12/06]

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