Viking river crashes continue

VIKING River Cruises has had a bad run in Europe, clocking up five accidents in the past five weeks. The most recent, on the Rhine on Saturday, involved Viking Bragi colliding with a retaining wall near Duisburg, Germany. The vessel was then bumped by a small cargo ship and several passengers suffered minor cuts, but did not require medical attention, according to the company. Authorities inspected the Bragi, which has continued to sail as scheduled. The incident is the fifth in just over a month and the second in a ...
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