Friday, October 23


alanis, Florence Spirit, Local, Welland Canal

Dramatic collision between two vessels on Welland Canal caught on tape – CityNews Toronto

An investigation is underway following a dramatic crash between two vessels in the Welland Canal. The incident occurred around 4 p.m. Saturday near Port Robinson when the dry bulk cargo ship Alanis, which was carrying windmill parts to Deluth, Minnesota, collided during a passing maneuver with the Florence Spirit, which was carrying coal on its way to Quebec.This is crazy. This just happened less than 2 hours ago. Two cargo ships collided in the #WellandCanal. @Welland @WellandTribune. Video courtesy of Jeremy Barton. — Nathan Howes (@HowesNathan) July 11, 2020A spokesperson with the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation says no one was injured and no cargo was spilled as a result of the crash. The canal remains open and traffic on the ca...