On the Kamchatka river capsized boat with the fishermen, one person was missing

© RIA Novosti / Maria to Vasakpartei in fotobanka. Archival photoOn the Kamchatka river capsized boat with the fishermen, one person was missing© RIA Novosti / Maria to Vasakpartei the image Bank

A boat with fishermen turned into the Kamchatka river near the village of Kozyrevsk, one of aboard the men were missing, informs the regional Glaucus MOE.

It is noted that information on incident arrived to rescuers on Tuesday afternoon local time.

«As it became known, on the Kamchatka river near. Kozyrevsk capsized boat, in which were two men. One of them, a strong current sucked into the vortex. The second victim managed to cling to the bow of the boat. The fisherman could not get out of the water and began to call for help», — stated in the message.

According to rescue agencies, the aid man came from an employee of the local fire office, which at that time was in his house located on the Bank of the river.

«Fire on the boat got to the victim, helped him get into a boat and brought him to shore. Medical assistance to the injured man did not need», — informs the Ministry of emergency situations.

They added that the search for the missing men in the present continue.

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