The divers started to search for the teen, overturned in a boat on lake Ladoga
In place already working ten divers, seven going to the scene, according to the regional Central Board MOE.
PETROZAVODSK, June 20. /TASS/. The divers began to search for three of the five teenagers who overturned Monday evening on Ladoga lake in the pitkäranta district of Karelia, said on Tuesday the correspondent of TASS in the regional Central Board MOE.
“Working ten divers, seven going to the scene,” — said the Agency. On the website of EMERCOM in the Republic of Karelia noted that the search operation involved dive teams Specialized firefighting and rescue part of the Karelian and search and rescue services.
To date, divers have already examined the 9 km of coastline and 12 square miles of water area of lake Ladoga.
“Ground group of rescuers during search and rescue operations surveyed 9 km of coastline, two Mi-8 helicopters made fly 16 sq km, with the help of boats surveyed 12 square miles of water area of the lake. Now in the vicinity of the proposed boat capsizing diving calculations started descents under the water to survey the bottom of the Gulf” — said the representative of the press service of the regional Glaucus Alexey Tkachev.
To the search and rescue operation involved 264 students and 55 pieces of equipment, weather in the search area is favorable, he said.
Earlier it was reported that for carrying out search works prepared by means of unmanned aircraft. In place psychologists.
The evening of 19 June in Impilahti Bay, lake Ladoga capsized boat, in which were five teenagers — a girl and four youths 15 — 16 years. They all arrived in the village on vacation from the city of Sortavala.
According to the MOE, the two Teens managed to get to shore. In Sortavala Central regional hospital, which took young men, who survived, reported that their health threatens nothing.
The fate of the three teenagers the unknown, conducted search activities.
The rescued men say that the girl died in front of them, officially, her death is not yet confirmed.