Steering or engine failure suspected in port collision

05/8/2013 | Age (Melbourne, Australia), The · Reuters · BBC

A 164-foot control tower in the Italian port of Genoa collapsed into the water after being struck by a container ship Tuesday. Early reports indicate a malfunction in either the ship's engines or steering as causing the accident, which killed seven people and left three missing. One pilot of the ship is reported to have said, "Two engines seem to have failed, and we lost control of the ship."

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Age (Melbourne, Australia), The · Reuters · BBC

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