Captain among 3 injured after incident with much heavier Philippine-registered container ship

USS Fitzgerald collision: Bodies of sailors found in flooded compartments of ship


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The bodies of sailors missing since the destroyer the USS Fitzgerald collided with a container vessel were found in flooded compartments in the damaged ship, the United States Navy said on Sunday.

“As search and rescue crews gained access to the spaces that were damaged during the collision this morning, the missing sailors were located,” the U.S. Seventh Fleet said in a statement.— More…


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