Rus News Journal

At wreck of a vessel W illegal immigrants at coast USA 20 persons

were lost nearby. At wreck at coast of Turks and Caicos Islands in the USA of a vessel on which were an order 150 chelolvek, 20 persons were lost at least.

As the representative of Coastal guards of the USA Luis Dias has informed News, search of 58 illegal migrants now is conducted.

" Their vessel, long an order of ten metres, was wrecked approximately in 800 metres 2 the south from Turks and Caicos Islands approximately in 4. 20 mornings when it were towed by a police boat " - Luis has told.

As he said, the local police could rescue at once 63 persons. As mark rescued, on their vessel was an order of 150 persons.

" In 6. 35 crew of saving helicopter HH - 60 has found out 20 lost migrants and a bit later has informed that ten more person are found out live, they kept for a sunken wreck mast " - the interlocutor of agency has noted.

As he said, under instructions of crew of the helicopter 2 a wreck place there has arrived the saving ship and ten gaitjantsev have been rescued.

In poiskovo - a rescue operation the saving ship of Coastal guards and helicopter HH - 60 from the Bahamas take part.

All in Caribbean basin in May, not including present incident, the Coastal guards of the USA have rescued 195 Haitian migrants, and from the beginning of year - 909 persons.