An American destroyer was seriously damaged in collision with the Philippine merchant ship and began to go under water. The incident occurred off the coast of Japan. Now there launched a search and rescue operation.
Search and rescue operation deployed in these moments off the coast of Japan. Looking for missing crew members of the USS. The ship collided with the Philippine merchant ship, transfers «TV Center».
Involved five boats, and aircraft. Unknown fate of seven American soldiers. According to eyewitnesses, the destroyer was seriously damaged and began to go under water. Three members of the crew, including the captain immediately evacuated by helicopter to the hospital. On the Philippine ship, no one was hurt. What was the cause of the collision is still unknown.