Freighter collided with fishing vessel TONG MAO 1, rescued crew, East China sea.

ChinaFreighter collided with Korean 9-ton fishing vessel some 25 nm southeast Seoqwipo, southern Jeju Island, Korea, in the afternoon July 1. Fishing vessel sank, 6 crew were rescued, understood by freighter. One of rescued was injured, in need of urgent hospitalization, he was airlifted by helicopter, but died in a hospital. Name of the vessel wasn’t revealed, according to available information (to be confirmed) it’s TONG MAO 1 , which is en route from Qingdao China to Yatsushiro Japan.

Some technical data from the TONG MAO 1:

IMO: 9397561
Name: TONG MAO 1
MMSI: 825313556
Vessel Type: GENERAL CARGO
Gross Tonnage: 2565
Summer DWT: 3815 t
Build: 2006
Flag: BELIZE
Home port: BELIZE CITY
Call Sign: V3HR3
Flag: –
AIS Vessel Type: Unspecified
Gross Tonnage: 2565
Deadweight: 3815 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 88m × 14m
Year Built: 2006
Status: Active