Ferry carrying 454 people sinks in Yangtze River

Source:Globaltimes.cn Published: 02/06/2015 15:26:42

The Eastern Star, which left the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing at 1:15 pm Thursday bound for Chongqing Municipality on the upper reaches of the river, sank "within one or two minutes" of being caught in freak weather in Jianli, Hubei Province, according to the ship's captain and chief engineer who survived the incident.


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