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Philippines searches for 18 crewmen of ship sunk by typhoon

4 years 3 weeks 5 days ago Tuesday, December 27 2016 Dec 27, 2016 December 27, 2016 7:13 AM December 27, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine coast guard is picking up the search for 18 crewmen from a cargo ship that sank at the height of Typhoon Nock-Ten.

The coast guard says 14 other crewmen were rescued and one died after the ship sank near where the powerful typhoon passed Monday.

At least seven people died in the storm, including the ship's crewman and villagers who drowned.

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