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USFour missing after ship capsizes, burns near Georgia coast

02:55  09 september  2019
02:55  09 september  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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Rescue teams were searching for four crewmembers after a cargo ship caught fire and capsized Sunday off the Georgia coast , the Coast Guard said. Twenty people were rescued from the Golden Ray, a 656-foot long ship that was "listing heavily" in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, the Coast

Four people were unaccounted for after a cargo vessel capsized Sunday morning in the St. Simons Sound off the coast of Brunswick, Ga . There was also a fire on the vessel, a 656-foot vehicle carrier called the Golden Ray, according to a news release from the United States Coast Guard.

Rescue teams were searching for four crew members after a cargo ship caught fire and capsized Sunday off the Georgia coast, the Coast Guard said.

Twenty people were rescued from the Golden Ray, a 656-foot-long ship bound for Baltimore that was "listing heavily" in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick,  officials said.

Coast Guard Sector Charleston was notified by the Glynn County 911 dispatch that the ship had capsized. The Coast Guard "immediately issued an urgent marine information broadcast" and sent ships and two helicopters to the scene.

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The Golden Ray cargo ship lists to one side near a port on the Georgia coast , early Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.AP. Rescuers were searching for four crew members who went missing after a cargo ship overturned and caught fire off the Georgia coast , the U.S. Coast Guard said Sunday.

The US Coast Guard is searching for four crew members of a large cargo vessel that capsized while a fire on board still raged. 71,000-ton GRT vehicle carrier GOLDEN RAY is in distress in St Simon Sound off Brunswick, Georgia . US # Coast Guard photos show the 200-meter-long vessel with an

The ship's command and chief engineer were assisting authorities and salvage teams in stabilizing the ship so rescue efforts could continue, the Coast Guard said. Local first responders and towing groups also were aiding the effort.

Four missing after ship capsizes, burns near Georgia coast© Provided by The Associated Press Coast Guard crews and port partners respond to a disabled cargo vessel with a fire on board Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in St. Simons Sound, Ga. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP) The cause of the incident was under investigation, the Coast Guard said. It was not clear whether weather conditions played a role. Hurricane Dorian brushed past the Georgia coast last week but was centered off Canada on Sunday.

The port of Brunswick was closed to boat traffic, and there was an established emergency safety zone in the St. Simons Sound. Ships were not authorized within a half-mile of the Golden Ray.

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Coast Guard searches for four missing crew members after 656FT cargo ship carrying vehicles turns on its side off Golden Ray cargo ship listed heavily early Sunday near Port of Brunswick. Ship was carrying 23 crew members and It is unclear if Hurricane Dorian played a role in the boat's capsizing .

    ST. SIMONS SOUND, Ga . (AP) — Rescuers were searching Sunday for four crew members of a cargo ship that overturned and caught fire near a port on the Georgia coast , the U.S. Coast The Coast Guard said it was notified by a 911 call at about 2 a.m. of a capsized vessel in the sound.

The incident comes one week after a diving boat caught fire off California's Santa Cruz Island, killing 34 people.

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