6 fishermen safely back to shore

by VTV404 January 2017 Last updated at 09:13 AM

(Photo: Truc Ha/bienphong.com.vn)
(Photo: Truc Ha/bienphong.com.vn)

VTV.vn - Six fishermen were safely brought to shore by Regional Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre 2 on Tuesday morning, after their vessel floundered in high seas at midnight on the 2nd of January.

Regional Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre 2 received a call from a vessel owned by Le Van Mai from Quang Nam was drifting and at risk in high seas.

The boat was located to the west of the Paracel Islands. The six crew were facing three-metre high waves and made an emergency call.

The fishermen were safely located at 4:45pm the same day, and they were escorted back to land.

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