5 Dead after Japanese Cargo Ship Collision

Posted at: 09/27/2013 8:58 AM
Updated at: 09/27/2013 10:40 AM

TOKYO (AP) - Five people are dead and one is missing after their Japanese vessel collided with a larger cargo ship off the coast of Japan. 

The Japanese coast guard sent patrol boats and helicopters to search for the crew following today's accident.

Five bodies were found inside the capsized boat.

Crewmembers on the other vessel were unharmed, and they're being questioned about what happened.

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