Blue Horizon Ferry Smashes on Iraklio Port Wharf

   January 2, 2020 ,   Accidents

The cruiseferry Blue Horizon smashed on the wharf at Port Heraklion (Crete), while attempting to moor, authorities announced on Thursday, January 2.

At the time of the accident, the ferry was carrying 428 passengers, 22 trucks, 69 cars, and 3 motorcycles onboard.

Blue Horizon ferry

No damage or injuries have been reported, but the ship sustained minor scratches on her starboard side and is not allowed to set sail from Heraklion until she's been inspected.

The ferry was due to sail for Piraeus Thursday afternoon.