Ankara: A Turkish ship has gone missing in the Black Sea.
According to Turkish authorities, the cargo ship lost contact after getting caught in a storm in the Black Sea. There were 12 crew members including the captain on board the missing ship.
Officials further said that on Sunday morning, the ship’s captain said that the ship was passing through the waters of Ergli, in the northwestern province of Zongludak, Turkey. Due to the storm, it is difficult to send rescue boats to search for the missing ship. Search could not be started even by helicopters due to strong winds.
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According to the officials, all the preparations are complete and as soon as the weather improves, all the preparations are complete to start the rescue work to search for the missing ship.