Dry cargo ship runs ashore in Turkey's Çanakkale

A Turkish dry cargo ship ran ashore on a beach in the northwestern Turkish province of Çanakakle on June 18, Doğan News Agency has reported.

The ship reportedly set out from the port of Nemrut in the Aegean city of İzmir and was heading to the northwestern town of İzmit in Kocaeli province, when it ran ashore on the Sokakağzı Bay at around 1 a.m. on June 18.