An U.S. fishing trawler on Tuesday rammed a Royal Canadian Navy warship that was docked at the Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt at Vancouver Island, near Victoria… and it was all caught on video.

The Canadian Press reports that the Seattle-based F/V American Dynasty was being escorted by two tugs when it rammed the HMCS Winnipeg, which had just completed a major retrofit.

Six people were taken to Victoria General Hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the incident is under investigation.

Update: The Ottawa Citizen reports that the trawler was actually being towed and had broken away just prior to hitting the Winnipeg.

File photo of American Seafoods Company's American Triumph (left) and American Dynasty (right), docked at Bellingham Cold Storage in Bellingham, Washington.

File photo of American Seafoods Company’s American Triumph (left) and American Dynasty (right), docked at Bellingham Cold Storage in Bellingham, Washington.

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  • http://. Amadeo Yi Xung

    fault of the trainee! heheh

  • Cyril Devera

    Both environmental and animal rights factions have criticized bass fishing in recent years for being both harmful to native species and cruel to the bass themselves. Most bass are no longer caught for sustenance, but simply as a sport, and largemouth bass are generally let go after the catch.;,

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    <http://www.acnetreatmentlab.com

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