A Maltese-flagged cargo ship ran aground at Canakkale Strait on Thursday, coastal safety officials said.
The 130-meter-long ship "Viki" ran aground off Kumkale Feneri at Canakkale Strait.
The empty cargo ship was sailing from Israel to Ukraine.
A tugboat was sent to the scene of incident immediately after receiving a radio call from the captain of the ship, officials added.
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