In Khakassia overturned catamaran with six people being sought

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in fotobanka MOE. Archival photoIn Khakassia overturned catamaran with six people being sought© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

The catamaran, which was carrying six people capsized on the river It is in Tashtypsky district of Khakassia. Being search works, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the Republican Central Board MOE.

According to the interlocutor of the Agency, an emergency occurred on Monday. The tourists arrived from Moscow and Penza, they floated on an unregistered route. One of the tourists could swim, the next day he met another group and reported the incident, said the representative of the MOE.

In the search area found the body, possibly one of the tourists at the site works investigative group, the planned arrival of another search team, told RIA Novosti source in the emergency services.

In the area of the emergency plan to fly the Mi-8 helicopter with group of rescuers. Now it is hampered by weather conditions — strong winds and thunderstorms. Ground search continues.

As explained to RIA Novosti a source in the emergency services of the region, on Board the catamaran were two children.