Chinese ship sinks with over 400 people on board

By lunaradmin - Jun 02, 2015      
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A ship sunk after being caught in a storm on the Yangtze River in southern China with over 400 passengers on board.  The ship was travelling from Nanjing to Chongqing in the south-west when it sank.  The captain and chief engineer that were rescued stated that the ship was caught in a cyclone.  Strong winds and heavy rain continue to delay rescue efforts.

Majority of the passengers on the ship were tourists on a tour organized by a Shanghai company.

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