f/v TG 92819 TS sank after collision with m/v Sima Sapphire, 8 missing, Vietnam
Container ship Sima Sapphire collided with Vietnamese fishing vessel TG 92819 TS at 2200 UTC Sep 15 13 in position 09 25.5N 107 12.7E, 55 nautical miles almost due south of Vung Tau, Vietnam. There were 16 people on board of fishing vessel, 8 were rescued by reportedly, Sima Sapphire, 8 went missing. Body of one of the missing was later found. Sima Sapphire was en route from Ho Chi Min to Port Klang, but after collision was directed to Vung Tau.