Rus News Journal

Bodies of victims from a platform " Kola " are delivered in port Korsakov

SOUTHERN - SAHALINSK/ Moscow, 22 deck - News. Bodies of 11 lost workers of a platform " Kola " sunk in sea of Okhotsk, delivered in the Sakhalin port Korsakov, the representative a press - services GUMCHS across the Sakhalin region has informed News.

the Platform " Kola " towed from Kamchatka to Sakhalin, has turned over on Sunday in storm conditions at height of waves 5 - 6 metres and water temperature a zero of degrees in 200 kilometres from Sakhalin. Installation is completely cunning under water. At present from 67 persons who were onboard, are rescued 14. Bodies of 14 victims (earlier it was informed ABT 16) are found out. Continue WRK the ice breaker " Magadan " and a salvage ship " the Atlas ".

" Now a tow " Smith Sahalin " It is moored in port of the city of Korsakov in the south of Sakhalin " - the interlocutor of agency has told.

Besides, in Southern - Sahalinsk have arrived three people rescued from a platform. Earlier they were in the central regional hospital of settlement Nogliki.

Bodies of victims will be delivered in a mortuary of regional hospital 4 identification and carrying out is judicial - medical examination. The regional Ministry of Agriculture, trade and the foodstuffs has already agreed W the local agency rendering ritual services. It will incur transportation of bodies in a mortuary Southern - Sahalinska where they will be during the investigation.