During the search and rescue operation, one body was found. It was sent to Shanghai for identification.
At the same time, the rescuers have been trying to extinguish the fire on the tanker’s board for two days now.
As we reported earlier, Panamanian oil tanker and Hong Kongese freighter collided, 32 people were missing. The Panamanian vessel is owned by an Iranian company, and there were 32 people on board, 30 of them were citizens of Iran, and two more were from Bangladesh. The crew of the Hong Kongese vessel consisted of 21 people and all of them were rescued.