Empty tanker and bulk carrier collide off St John’s Island

There has been a collision between an empty tanker and a bulk carrier 3.5 kilometres southwest of St John’s Island. The Maritime and Port Authority says the incident occurred at 8pm on Wednesday night. There were no injuries, nor was any oil spilled. The Liberian registered tanker, MT Chrisopigi Lady, was going west while the Panama-registered bulk carrier MV Yue Shan was going east on the Singapore Strait, toward the bunkering anchorage off Changi.