Abril 1, 2021 – Isang fishing boat na may kapitan na Hapones at limang (5) tripulanteng Pinoy, ay nawasak nang mapadpad sa mabatong isla ng Oki Daitō.
Narescue na ang lima nating kababayan habang ang Hapones na kapitan ay hindi pa nakikita sa patuloy na search and rescue.
(Nasa baba ang English Translation ng Japanese News)
A fishing boat stranded on Oki Daitō Island, one is still missing
On April 1st, a fishing boat carrying six crew members ran aground on Oki Daitō Island, and one is missing.
One person has been found lying flat on the sea nearby.
According to the Nakashiro Coast Guard Headquarters, a ship’s distress signal was sent around 6 am on the 1st near Oki Daitō Island, about 400 km southeast of the main island of Okinawa.
When the Japan Coast Guard flew to the site and confirmed it, it was found that a fishing boat had stranded on a rocky area on the east side of the island.
The fishing boat was “Daiichi Shimamaru” in Naha City, and the crew was one Japanese captain and five Filipinos, of which five Filipinos went up to the island and rescued. , The whereabouts of one captain are unknown.
One person was found lying face down on the sea near the site, and the Japan Coast Guard is investigating the relationship.