BBC reporter Duncan Kennedy reports from a dinghy near the stranded Hoegh Osaka car transporter
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Hoegh Osaka: Experts board listing cargo ship

Salvage experts have boarded a cargo ship which is stranded in the Solent after it was deliberately run aground.

The Hoegh Osaka car transporter started listing shortly after leaving the Port of Southampton on Saturday evening and was grounded off the Isle of Wight.

A team from appointed salvors Svitzer boarded the ship earlier to assess the damage and formulate a salvage plan.

Duncan Kennedy reports.

  • 05 Jan 2015
  • From the section UK
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