Coaster breached, sank in Taiwan Strait

Cargo ship BEIJING or MINGDELUN sank off Wuqiu township, Wuqiu island s Taiwan, western Taiwan Strait, in the evening Aug 2. The ship reportedly collided with breakwater in rough seas, hull was breached, understood cargo hold flooded. 13 crew were rescued.
Cargo ship BEIJING or MINGDELUN, Callsign BQGF6, length 53 meters, GT 992, flag?



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