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Maritime service rescues boat in distress

Update: March, 26/2015 - 17:50
The vessel is currently docked at Phu Quy Island. — Photo atgt.vn

BINH THUAN (VNS) — Six crew and over 70 passengers aboard Que Huong 2 Boat along with 40 tons of cargo were rescued following engine failure.

The boat's engine stopped working at around 7p.m. yesterday (March 25), when it was 25 nautical miles off the Phu Quy Island, about six hours after its departure from the southern Phan Thiet Port. The vessel is currently docked at Phu Quy Island.

Binh Thuan's Maritime Service immediately dispatched two rescue boats to steer the vessel to safety. — VNS

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