While proceeding from Puerto Rico to Baltimore
in ballast, the Cyprus motor tanker Lucky Era
ran aground on Eastern Reef off Mayaguana Is. Bahamas
in lat 22.27N, l,ong 72.38W on Jan 21, 1975.
She was then rocked by an explosion and fire
in the engine room which resulted in the death
of two of her 37 man crew.
The Lucky Era was declared a constructive total loss.