On December 20 at 10.30 at an exit from the mouth Old Istanbul to Danube the Korsun motor ship (a flag of Ukraine, the shipowner of JSC Goldaen Phish, Sevastopol) ran aground.
As reported the UNIAN in a press - service of the Ministry of transport and communication, as a part of crew - 12 people. The motor ship followed from Dzhurdzhuleshta's (Moldova) port to Turkey without freight.
At 16.46 State sea spasatelno - the coordination center of Mintranssvyaz (Odessa) from the motor ship accepted "SOS" signal.
For the help to crew the decision on allocation of two tows from Izmail port (a tow "Alma - Ata") and the port of Ilyichevsk (a tow "Titan") was made. In connection with difficult weather conditions to the aid at 19.15 there was a tow "Titan". The tow "Alma - Ata" is in a waiting mode.
Victims and victims among crew members aren't present. Environmental pollution wasn't.