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The captain of a ship that rammed boat with tourists in the Hungarian capital Budapest, have recently been in an accident. About it reported in Prosecutor’s office of Hungary, reports Reuters.
As noted, the captain of the ship Viking Sigyn was 64-year-old Ukrainian Yuri S. from Odessa. Male arrested and is the Prime suspect in the case about the accident in Budapest.
According to prosecutors, 1 April 2019, he ran the ship Viking Idun, which rammed a cargo ship. This happened in the Netherlands during the voyage from Antwerp to Ghent. It was noted that while no one was hurt.
In addition, prosecutors reported that the Ukrainian has removed some data from your phone immediately after the collision. At the same time, it is unclear whether these files with the incident.
The boat, The Mermaid with tourists from South Korea collided with the steamer the evening of 29 may, then turned over and sank. Seven people survived, 17 bodies have been found, they are identified. Another 11 people remain missing and are presumed dead, including six Korean and two crew members.
The reasons while are established. The collapse in Budapest was the most serious on the Danube in the last half century.
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