Fishing vessel sank after collision with freighter, Korea
Korean 24-ton fishing vessel collided with cargo ship west of Taean County coast, western Korea, Yellow sea, at around 0500 Seoul time Aug 17. Fishing vessel sank, 11 crew were rescued by cargo ship, all are safe. Cargo ship wasn’t identified, but according to positions, track and time, it’s a general cargo ship DK ITONIA, sailing from Pyeongtaek to Mizushima Japan. After collision, the ship moved to Jangansea Anchorage, north of Taean, and anchored, for investigation.
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