A composite fishing boat of 4.99 tons with six crew members collided with a 2389 tons (chemical carrier) cargo ship on the national territory of Panama. .
The boat had been sunk by this accident and six of the captain were rescued by both ships.
According to the Tongyoung Marine Police, the fishing boat and the freighter collapsed together in the morning. The crew of the ship was saved, but the fishing boat had sunk to investigate the cause of the accident.
The accident occurred on the same day, when a composite ship A on the coast of Geoje and a cargo ship B (Colt 3000t) were unable to ensure visibility in the heavy rain.
The Tongyeong Coastal VTS acknowledged the accident and received it at Tongyoung Seonggyeong Tongyouh Seonggyeong sent security patrols and rescue teams on site and requested the cooperation of civilian fishing boats in nearby areas.
The Tongyeong Sea Security patrol vessel came on the spot, transported the ship A to the ship for guarding the guard and rescued it, after which the ship A sank.
Fishing boat A feed in Geoseo Jangseung Pohang and chemical carrier B was known to collide with each other while sailing from Pohang to Kyungpook Yeosu Port.
Tongyou Hae-Kyung investigates details of the accident on the chemical carrier and the sinking A captain.