Rus News Journal

In republic Tuva three fishermen

In republic Tuva on lake Sut have sunk - Hol have sunk three fishermen, have informed " News " on Monday in a field service of the republican Ministry of Emergency Measures.

all victims - local residents at the age from 40 till 65 years.

the tragedy has occurred in a past week-end. On an attestation of eyewitnesses, fishermen have started the boat engine, without having disconnected speed. As a result the boat has unexpectedly started moving, four men have fallen in the water, one of them has managed to reach coast. Searches of other fishermen proceed.

deep-water lake Sut - Hol is located at height nearby 1 thousand 500 metres in mounts of the Sayansk ridge, in the western part of republic, approximately in 300 kilometres from capital of Kyzyl.