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The number of victims of an emergency in the White Sea increased to three people

The bodies of two men who were reported missing after an incident in the White Sea near Knyazhaya Guba have been found, according to the Investigative Committee.

According to the department, the dead – men born in 1992 and 1998 were residents of the village of Zelenoborsky, Kandalaksha district, Murmansk region, located near the place of emergency.

As previously reported, on Monday, August 1, a small boat with five people on board was in distress. Two victims managed to be saved, another person was soon found without signs of life.

According to local media reports, we are talking about fishermen whose motor boat capsized for an unknown reason. A couple who were fishing nearby became eyewitnesses of the incident and reported the incident to the emergency services.

It is noted that people who managed to survive independently reached a small island.

Employees of the North-Western Transport Prosecutor’s Office began checking the circumstances of the tragedy.


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