Another tragedy! Five people have been killed in the shipwreck of a stowaway in Spanish waters
Four seas network news UK "mirror" 6 news, Spanish rescue teams in the island of Lanzarote near the coast to retrieve 5 bodies of the victims. The five were from a stowaway ship that failed to reach the shore on time in the middle of the night.
It is reported that a stowaway ship was wrecked at about 4 a.m. on the 6th in the Kabalo rock area near lansarot island. Four men from Morocco managed to swim to the coast and survived. They told the local rescue department that there were about 156 people on board. The four survivors have been treated by the local Red Cross and are in good health.
So far, rescuers have recovered five bodies in the waters near lansarot. Search and rescue efforts continue, including full land, air and sea missions.
Oswaldo Betancor, mayor of Spain, mourned the tragedy, saying it would lead to a new discussion on immigration. Many families had fantasies and hopes that they could start their lives again, but unfortunately died on the way to immigration.
It is believed that the ship capsized at about 4 a.m. on the 6th, and the emergency service center received an alarm at 8:45 a.m. The ship was found with its head down and seriously damaged. The huge waves hindered the rescue work.