All the people were rescued and are doing well; Italian authorities will open an investigation into the case
A luxury 40-meter yacht sank last Sunday afternoon, 21, in the Mediterranean Sea. The Italian Coast Guard was called in to carry out the rescue operation and managed to rescue all the people on board. According to The Mid Telegraph website, the authorities of the Italy will open an investigation to discover the causes of the shipwreck. The vessel that was destined for Milazzo, flew a flag of the Cayman Islands and had left Gallipoli, Turkey. When the accident happened, the ship was 15 kilometers from the Catanzaro marina. The operating room was activated after water began to enter the stern of the boat, which received the nickname “Saga”. The rescue was carried out overnight by a Romanian and an Italian boat, according to local media. The authorities had intended to tow the yacht and save the vessel, however, they were unsuccessful and the ship sank around 1 pm on Sunday.
Nei giorni scorsi, la #GuardiaCostiera say #crotone there is coordinato operazioni di salvataggio di passeggeri ed equipggio di uno yacht di 40m, affondato a 9 miglia al largo di #CatanzaroMarina.
Avviata inchiesta amministrativa per individuarne le cause. #SAR #AlServizioDegliAltri pic.twitter.com/kezuiivqsM
— Guardia Costiera (@guardiacostiera) August 22, 2022