In the Black sea rescued one person from the wreck of a cargo ship
Was pulled aboard the lifeboat, one of 12 crew members from the wreck in the Kerch ferry in the Black sea dry cargo ship “Heroes of Arsenal.” About it to Agency “Interfax” said the head of the press service of EMERCOM in the Crimea, Vladimir Ivanov.
According to him, out of water the man is in a state of severe hypothermia.
At the same time, as said the interlocutor of the Agency, the staff of the Ministry “see” four people in lifejackets, however, on Board rescue boats, according to Ivanov, to raise them fail. “Their strong wave will take from the ship,” — said the representative office, adding that “until their status is unclear.”
However, according to a source “RIA Novosti”, managed to save already five crew members. Another seven people, as noted by the interlocutor of the Agency, are missing.
The cargo ship “Heroes of Arsenal” was wrecked in the Kerch ferry earlier on April 19. According to the regional Central Board MOE, the distress signal of the ship was passed the duty of 3:54 GMT. The cargo ship, as described later, the rescuers, went under the Panamanian flag. According to the press service of the Ministry, he went with a cargo of grain from Azov to Turkey.