A ferry from the company Naviera Armas that covered the route between Gran Canaria and Tenerife has collided Friday night against the breakwater at Puerto de La Luz in Las Palmas, according to Europa Press sources told the Emergency Service 112.
The collision occurred at 20.30 hours when the ferry left the Port of Las Palmas to go to Tenerife with 140 passengers on board.
According to the company itself, the ship has suffered a technical failure, which has caused its collision against the pier. After this incident, the ship has been docked and is under control.
Health personnel of the Canary Emergency Service (SUC) has visited the place to attend the affected passengers, who in principle have not suffered any damages of relevance.
Likewise, the shipping company has indicated that it seeks to locate all the passengers and cargo that were on board, relocating all passengers in hotels and meeting all their needs.
To the place also have been transferred effective of the firemen and police resources, of Salvamento Marítimo and personnel of the Port Authority.
The ferry from the Tamasite Volcano Armas ship has hit the Sphinx dock in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria after running out of government, according to some sources.
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