On Saturday evening, January 6, near the Eastern coast of China, near the mouth of the Yangtze river, collided oil tanker Sanchi, marching under the flag of Panama, and the bulk carrier CF CRYSTAL, marching under the flag of Hong Kong.
After a collision on Board the tanker was on fire.
During the search operation was saved all the crew members Sanchi (21). The members of the crew of the CF CRYSTAL (32) is missing.
It is known that the CF CRYSTAL belongs to the Iranian company BRIGHT SHIPPING LIMITED. On Board were a total of 32 people – 30 Iranian citizens and two citizens of Bangladesh, reports RIA Novosti.