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.
General cargo ship DK ITONIA, IMO 9643647, dwt 12574, built 2012, flag Panama, manager INTERGIS CO LTD, Busan.



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