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4 unimaginative, 9 lacking as ship runs aground

The Philippine Soar Guard (PCG) on Wednesday recovered the remains of four crew contributors of a cargo vessel that ran aground advance the Malimono shoreline in Surigao del

Norte on Monday.

PCG and PNP – MARIG continue their search and rescue (SAR) operations to ogle for other lacking crewmembers. Photograph from Philippine Soar Guard Legit FB page

The PCG has also taken custody of seven survivors rescued by residents in nearby barangay (villages) however reported on Wednesday 9 other crew contributors of the LCT Cebu Tall Ocean are silent lacking.

The four fatalities who had been washed ashore had been identified as Norman Galon, who modified into as soon as chanced on by residents in Barangay Balite, San Francisco; Trace Evan Cuesta, who modified into as soon as recovered in Barangay Mabua, Surigao City; and Michael Inoc and Jose Shewrwin Laniba who had been each and every retrieved in Barangay Jubgan, San Francisco.

The PCG also reported chief mate Roger Polo, Arjie Bacarra and Joejie Villanueva had been rescued at Barangay Balite on Wednesday morning and are currently receiving scientific help on the Caraga Regional Sanatorium.

Noli Labucay modified into as soon as rescued at Barangay Cayawan, Malimono on Tuesday evening whereas Felipe Quebuen, John Renzo Guanzon and Junmar Galeos had been chanced on by native folk alongside the shore and had been grew to change into over to the PCG.

Search and rescue operations persisted on Wednesday afternoon to ogle for the replacement lacking crew contributors. A land mobility car modified into as soon as also deployed to patrol the shorelines of Malimono and San Francisco.

A drone modified into as soon as also outdated to leer the waters in the vicinity.

On Monday, the PCG got experiences the LCT Cebu Tall Ocean listed and ran aground advance the coastline of Barangay Cantapoy. Search and rescue devices had been without extend deployed to ogle for the lacking 20 crew contributors.

Preliminary investigation revealed the cargo ship modified into as soon as loaded with nickel ore and contained roughly 2,000 liters of diesel on board.


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