Crew member injured in accident
The Port Authority of Igoumenitsa was informed in the early morning hours of June 5, 2020, about an injury of a 64-year-old crew member of the 'Hellenic Spirit' off Chania. During the process of checking the lifeboat, he lost his balance, as a result of which he fell down the stairs and was injured at the head and back. The ship, which had sailed from the port of Igoumenitsa to the port of Ancona, returned to Igoumenitsa and the victim was transported by ambulance to the Emergency Department of Igoumenitsa General Hospital for treatment. A preliminary investigation was being carried out by the Central Port Authority of Igoumenitsa.
Passenger injured in fall on board
The Port Authority of Igoumenitsa was informed in the evening of Nov 29, 2019, that a 91-year-old passenger ofthe 'Hellenic Spirit' was injured in a fall on board port while the ship was approaching Igoumenitsa. He suffered a head injury and was immediately treated by crew members. After the arrival at the port of Igoumenitsa, the victim was taken by an ambulance to the Emergency Department in Igoumenitsa and then transferred to the Filiates General Hospital for further medical examination. A pre-trial was conducted by the Central Port Authority of Igoumenitsa.
Allision in Igoumetsia
While maneuvering to the dock the ferry "Cruise Olympia" allided with the berthed "Hellenic Spirit" in the morning of July 20, 2018, in Igoumenitsa port. The latter didn’t suffered damages, whilethe "Cruise Olympia" sustained three cracks above the waterline at port side and was detained for repairs and inspection. The ship left Igoumenitsa in the evening of the same day.Upload News