car carrier Golden Ray capsized near Brunswick, Georgia, have been pulled to
four crew members on Monday in St. Simons Sound and transported them to Glenn
County EMS for further medical evaluation.
9, the salvage crews confirmed that the remaining four crew were still alive
inside the Golden Ray and an extraction plan was developed to safely rescue
around 3 p.m. (local time) and the fourth and final seafarer was extracted at
established an emergency safety zone in St. Simons Sound. Vessels are not
authorized within 5 miles of the Golden Ray, which is laid over on its side.
environmental protection, removing the vessel safely and resuming commerce.
after it became disabled on September 8. At the time, the 20,995 dwt Golden Ray
was on bound for the Middle East with a cargo of about 4,000 cars.