Rescuers found the bodies of 2 people who died in the crash boat off the coast of the Odessa region, the number of deaths rose to 14, said a spokesman of gschs in Odessa region Olga Levchuk.
"in 07. 00 found the body on the shore in the area of sanatorium "dawns of the Black sea" in Zatoka. Identity is determined. Later, at a distance of 300 meters from the shore was found another body. 08. 05 it was extracted from the water. The identity is established, " said Levchuk.
first it was claimed that the victims of the tragedy were twelve. For its part, the press Secretary of the main Directorate of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in Odessa region Anna Pencheva announced the arrest of the captain of the sunken boat." The investigation is interested and will actively work on specific actions of the captain of the port. We confiscated all the documentation, all regulations by which it will be possible to reach specific responsible persons ", - She has told, transfers TV channel " 112 ". She added that the event opened criminal proceedings under part three of article 276 of the Criminal code of Ukraine ( "non-observance of traffic safety or operation of railway, water or air transport which led to the death of people" ). On the first day of weekend pleasure boat " Ivolga ", in which compartment there were 36 people, capsized in the Black sea near the city of Belgorod-Dniester. According to the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine, the tragedy was caused by overloading of the vessel.