In the Black sea sank the ship with scrap metal, the crew was saved

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura in photobacteria sea. Archival photoIn the Black sea sank the ship with scrap metal, the crew was saved© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura the image Bank

In the Black sea sank the ship under the flag of Panama with a cargo of scrap on Board, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of Rosmorrechflot.

According to him, the vessel followed from the port of Azov and was 50 miles from the coast. It sank at a depth of 1.9 thousand meters.

«From the captain of the ship received a distress signal about the increasing roll of the ship. All crew members — two citizens of Turkey and six citizens of Azerbaijan have been saved,» — said the Agency interlocutor, noting that the crew has gone on the raft.

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«On the causes of flooding it is difficult to say, but since the ship was carrying scrap metal, then, in advance, to the PE could result in out-of-band shift of cargo», — said the Agency interlocutor.

 

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