TOKYO, 26 Oct — RIA Novosti, Ivan Zakharchenko. Taiwan fishing boat “Chin Chun” suffered in Wednesday’s disaster in the Pacific ocean at a distance of 510 km from the Eastern coast of Japan, but reports of a collision with another vessel was not confirmed, according to the Agency Kyodo.
According to specified data, on Board were 53 people, when there were reports about the occurrence on Board of a fire. As reports Kyodo, one people — Indonesian — overboard and is missing.
As previously reported, the incident occurred East of the city of Miyako in Iwate Prefecture, after the Japanese coast guard received a distress call and sent a patrol boat to the burning of the Taiwanese vessel.