Car carrier contacted trawler, detained

Car carrier LAKE SUPERIOR (flag – Liberia [LR]) collided with French trawler TALARIANTE, in English Channel S of Salcombe UK, proceeding in western direction, en route from Antwerpen to Konakry, Guinea.

It happened on June 26. Trawler though damaged. Car carrier was ordered to interrupt voyage and sail to French waters, she was anchored off Brest.