WORLD 4 rescued after cargo ship with 22 aboard capsizes off SW Japan

WORLD

4 rescued after cargo ship with 22 aboard capsizes off SW Japan

CGTN

08:41, January 25, 2023

Four people were rescued after a cargo ship with 22 people aboard capsized off Nagasaki Prefecture in southwestern Japan late Tuesday, Kyodo reported, citing the coast guard.

Efforts to rescue the remaining 18 of the Hong Kong-registered vessel's crew are ongoing.

The coast guard identified the 22 crew members as 14 Chinese and eight Myanmar nationals, as per the report.

The vessel made the distress call early Wednesday.

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