S. Korean CG Vessel Capsizes–Five Fatalities

Officer of the Watch is reporting the S. Korean Coast Guard had rescued all 19 crewmen from a Malaysian Registered 5,436 ton freighter which subsequently sank, but one of the cutters, carrying 15 of the survivors capsized and five of the survivors (three Filipino and two Chinese) died as a result. The remaining ten survivors and the crew of the cutter were rescued by another cutter involved in the operation.

(Thanks to Lee for the heads up)

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