70 stray cargo containers pose threat to mariners off North Carolina

70 stray cargo containers pose threat to mariners off North Carolina
PORTSMOUTH, Va.— The cargo ship Maersk Shanghaiis warning mariners of navigation hazards after about 70 cargo containers fell off of a cargo ship Saturday night, about 17 miles off Oregon Inlet, North Carolina. The cargo ship Maersk Shanghai contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina’s command center via VHF-FM marine radio channel 16, notifying them that they lost approximately...