Freighter Sinks Off Japan Leaving 3 People Dead

By Accidents

3 crew members are dead after their cargo vessel sank near Sado Island Niigata, Japan.
The cargo ship sank early in the morning yesterday in the Sea of Japan with 12 people on board - 9 from China and 3 from South Korea. A helicopter from Japan's Self-Defence Force received a call from a lifeboat 300km of the island with the crew members.
Japan’s Coast Guard managed to safe all the people but 3 of them died unfortunately while receiving medical treatment.
The cargo ship was Cambodia-registerd and was heading towards Sokcho port(South Korea) transporting marine products.