close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Vessel collision on China Sea, 7 missing

At least seven people went missing after a Chinese fishing vessel collided with a freighter from the Republic of Korea on Bohai Strait near east China`s Shandong Province, officials said on Wednesday.



Beijing: At least seven people went missing after a Chinese fishing vessel collided with a freighter from the Republic of Korea on Bohai Strait near east China`s Shandong Province, officials said on Wednesday.

The collision occurred at 3:40 am local time, when nine people aboard the fishing vessel fell into the sea. Two of them have been rescued by a passing boat, state-run Xinhua news agency quoted a rescue centre as saying.
The centre has sent signals to seven passing fishing vessels to aid the search and rescue for the seven missing crew while sending patrol vessels and helicopter to join the search mission.

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions

trending

photo gallery

video


WION FEATURES

K8 Plus: Lenovo's new phone available @ Rs 10,999

Heavy security outside Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters in Sirsa as search operation begins

WATCH Exclusive: After Doklam standoff, India begins road construction near LAC

Hurricane Irma, rampaging through Caribbean, is most enduring super-storm on record

Three train derailments in 1 day, fourth accident narrowly-averted

China says Indian Army chief's views contrary to those expressed by Modi, Xi