Investigation of marine accident in Lurøy

Description

The Accident Investigation Board Norway has initiated an investigation of the marine accident with the workingboat Smolten on Friday 29 November 2019. The accident is assumed to have occured between Målvær og Sleneset, Lurøy municipality.

Two persons were on board when the workingboat capsized. Search and rescue operations was initiated. One person was rescued. The other person is missing.

Three persons from the AIBN will commence investigation of the boat and intervjues with interested parties and witnesses.

Latest update: 09.12.2019

Location
Between Måvær and Sleneset, Lurøy
Occurrence date
29.11.2019
Accident category
Capsize
Area
Norwegian Territorial Waters
Name of vessel
Smolten
Accident type
Capsize
Vessel type
Misc. Ship
Register
Not registered
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