Rena splits in two, Ctd

Photos from Maritime NZ of the MV Rena. The NZ Herald reports:

The Rena has split into two pieces, which are now up to 30m apart, after being pounded by bad weather this weekend.

Swells of up to 6m hit the grounded container ship overnight.

The stern section of the vessel had broken away and was moving significantly but remained on the reef, Maritime New Zealand said this morning.

The front section remains in its original position on Astrolabe Reef, off the Tauranga coast.

A large amount of containers and container debris have fallen from the ship overnight.

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