18 Jun '17, 2am

Several USS Fitzgerald sailors have been found

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — Several sailors missing after a collision between the destroyer USS Fitzgerald and a merchant vessel were found dead in a damaged compartment, Navy officials said Sunday. A tweet from Commander Naval Forces Japan said, “Divers were able to access the space and found a number of sailors. None alive. MTF. We will ID sailors after [next-of-kin] notification.” An earlier 7th Fleet statement on Sunday said the sailors had been found and were being transferred to Naval Hospital Yokosuka, but did not state whether they were dead. A later statement clarified that the sailors’ bodies had been found. The sailors were found in a flooded berthing compartment after search-and-rescue crew members gained access to spaces that were damaged during the collision, the 7th Fleet statement said. Several news reports citing unnamed sources have indicated that all se...

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