Oil spill from ship accident blackens Singapore shores

Updated June 16 2024 - 1:55pm, first published 1:50pm
Singapore is cleaning up an oil spill from a ship crash that blackened coastlines including Sentosa. (AP PHOTO)
Singapore is cleaning up an oil spill from a ship crash that blackened coastlines including Sentosa. (AP PHOTO)

An oil spill caused by a dredger boat hitting a stationary cargo tanker has blackened part of Singapore's southern coastline, including the popular resort island of Sentosa, and sparked concerns it may threaten marine wildlife with a clean-up operation under way.

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