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Egyptian navy recovers body of fourth fisherman after collision off Port Said

Ahram Online , Tuesday 30 May 2017
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The body of a fourth fisherman has been recovered by the Egyptian navy two days after a boat collision in the Mediterranean Sea off Port Said on Sunday morning, Al-Ahram Arabic news website reported late on Monday evening.

According to Al-Ahram Arabic, one fisherman is still missing, with search operations ongoing.

On Sunday, the Egyptian navy said it had retrieved the bodies of three fishermen who drowned after the incident, in which a fishing vessel collided with a commercial vessel and sank.

Five fishermen were initially reported missing, while two crew members were rescued by nearby boats .

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