Boat people capsized in the Kama

Boat people capsized in the Kama

Moscow. April 17. INTERFAX.RU — IN Tukaevsky district of Tatarstan Republic on the Kama river in the evening a hundred yards from shore the boat capsized with five people on Board.

Main Department of Tatarstan Ministry of emergency situations reports that at the time of arrival of rescuers the locals rescued two men and a woman, they are hospitalized.

Two people (both men — if), sorry, presumably drowned.Tatarstan Ministry of emergency situations

According to preliminary data of the Ministry, five of drunken people decided to cross the Kama river on a homemade aluminum boat, but it has been swamped by a wave and the ship capsized.

According to the regional EMERCOM of Russia, in search of two missing involved about 30 people and 10 pieces of equipment and floating craft; a search operation is complicated by strong wind, high wave and fast current.

It is noted that the temperature of the water in the river is 3-4 degrees.