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Prinz Eugen inadvertently rammed the light cruiser Leipzig amidships north of Hela.

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The cause of the collision was heavy fog. The light cruiser was nearly cut in half, and the two ships remained wedged together for fourteen hours. Prinz Eugen was taken to Gotenhafen, where repairs were effected with-in a month.

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