PHOTOS Fishing boat flips in the south Yellow Sea, 5 people rescued, 6 remain missing

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Fishing boat flips in the south Yellow Sea, 5 people rescued, 6 remain missing

VCG

11:48, September 13, 2018

A fishing boat flipped over in the southern part of the Yellow Sea, so far five people have been rescued and six people remain missing. (Photos: VCG)

In the early morning on September 11, a fishing boat "Luwenyu 53738" flipped over in the southern part of the Yellow Sea and the 11 people on board fell into the water.

The base of the Eastern regional Navy quickly organized a ship that was carrying out its mission nearby to commence with rescue efforts in the area.

A fishing boat flipped over in the southern part of the Yellow Sea, so far five people have been rescued and six people remain missing.

Working together with local search and rescue vessels, the team successfully rescued five crew members, one of whom was injured.

Intense rescue efforts are still underway for the remaining six crew members.

After a series of treatments, the wounded were stable.

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