Container ship runs onto reef in Tuamotus, French PolynesiaStaff Writer | June 25, 2018
Reports from French Polynesia say a 132-metre long cargo ship has run onto the reef of Raroia atoll in the Tuamotus.
Accident The ship had at least nine people on board
The alarm was raised by the mayor of Raroia, prompting French authorities to send aircraft for an initial asseessment.
So far there has been no report of any marine pollution. ■