Four missing in southern China after vessel in rams into bridge and sinks

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FOUR people went missing after an unidentified vessel hit the anti-collision pier of the Jiujiang Bridge in Foshan, Guangdong province, China, and sank, according to Singapore’s Splash 247 The accident took place around 9:20 pm local time on Monday. The vessel carrying 4,907 tonnes of coiled steel, sailing from Heshan to Fujian province, had eleven sailors onboard. According to the Foshan Nanhai District Maritime Safety Bureau, the vessel sank a few hours later, around 11:40 pm. Following the...

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