Two bodies recovered from capsized Ivolga boat

Two bodies recovered from capsized Ivolga boatTwo bodies have been recovered from the Ivolga boat which capsized near the village of Zatoka, Odesa region, on Saturday morning.

"The first examination of the Ivolga boat, which recently was lifted from the water, confirmed the presence of at least three dead bodies. Deputy Infrastructure Minister Yuriy Vaskov reported this," the Infrastructure Ministry said on Facebook.

However, the ministry's press service subsequently told Interfax-Ukraine that just two dead bodies were recovered.

On October 17, the leisure boat Ivolga capsized in the Black Sea near the town of Belhorod-Dnistrovsky, Odesa region. There were 36 people onboard, according to the public relations department of the Main Directorate of the Interior Ministry of Ukraine in Odesa region.

A total of 22 people were rescued. Fourteen passengers were killed. The police are currently investigating whether there may have been more people onboard.

Source: Interfax
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