A passenger ferry, on Board of which there are 192 people, hit a reef off the southwest coast of South Korea. To the scene to carry out rescue operation directed coast guard boats and several civil courts.
About the incident, which occurred at 15:47 local time, said on Sunday, March 25, South Korean news Agency Yonhap, citing the coast will ahranot
According to the mentioned source, to the present time signs of flooding ferry in collision about the threat of tipping of the vessel is also not yet reported.
A video made by one of the passengers, and published on the Agency’s website shows that most of the passengers in life jackets gathered on the deck of the ferry – sign of panic among them is not observed.
On Board the vessel at the time of the incident there were 187 passengers and five crew members.