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Greek Tanker EPHESOS Collides with Fishing Vessel – 5 Dead

| Nov 13, 2020 | Maritime Law, Wrongful Death

The tanker ship EPHESOS struck a Turkish fishing boat on November 11, 2020.  At the time, the tanker had recently left the Ceyhan Oil Terminal.  The Turkish fishing boat sank, and all five on board drowned.  The vessel is a crude oil tanker ship built in 2012, and operated by Andriaki Shipping Co. Ltd-MAI.  The registered owner of the ship is Elia Navigation.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this tragedy.

Our experienced lawyers handle maritime personal injury and wrongful death litigation of all kinds and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of another party. The lawyers of Spagnoletti Law Firm have handled maritime lawsuits throughout the country, including those involving container ships.  Our attorneys have extensive experience in maritime injury and death cases involving vessel accidents.  The experienced and aggressive maritime attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of a maritime accident. There are strict and short time limits on making claims related to vessel accidents, so please contact us online or call 713-659-0257 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your rights.