EM – Two tugs partially sink after collision in Devonport

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Two tugs in northern Tasmania sink after a collision with a merchant vessel just before midday, TasPorts says.

The collision between the merchant vessel Goliath and two moored and stationary TasPorts tugs, Campbell Cove and York Cove, took place around 11:50 am Devonport Harbour.

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