In the Black sea, the Kerch ferry crashed ship "Heroes of Arsenal." According to preliminary information, on Board were 12 people, among them 2 Russians. Also on the ship were citizens of Ukraine and Georgia. There is information that the ship owned by Turkish company, split in half.
Wave height of about 3 meters and wind storm. In such circumstances, ongoing search and rescue operation. In the Black sea looking for the crew of the sunken ship "Heroes of Arsenal." The wreck happened about 25 km from the coast. The cargo ship under the flag of Panama disappeared from radar and stopped communicating early in the morning in the area of the Kerch ferry, where before it was declared a storm warning. An SOS from the captain arrived about 4 in the morning.
The map marked the place where the shipwreck occurred. Depth in the area reaches 100 meters. It is known that on Board were 12 people. Among them two Russians, 1 Georgian citizen and 9 Ukrainians. Rescuers have managed to spot in the water one crew member. In critical condition with severe hypothermia sailor brought you to the hospital, the search for others continues. According to preliminary data, the ship owned by the Turkish company. "Heroes of Arsenal" under the flag of Panama was EN route from Azov to Turkey. He was carrying grain. Quest crew is complicated by weather conditions, the sea is now a 4-point wavelets. The rescue operation was activated the aviation Ministry. From Rostov-on-don flew the helicopter. He examines the place of the accident from the air.