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Capsized Fishing Boat Update – Missing fisherman found off Pembroke

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Two men died and another two were hospitalised after their fishing boat capsized off Żonqor Point during the night. One of the dead, a 29-year-old Moroccan national was found immediately but the body of the other missing fisherman was only found in the afternoon in the limits of Pembroke following an intense search by the Armed Forces of Malta. (Times of Malta). Newsbook also reports this.

The police initially said that the four men are all Sicilians, but in a statement in the afternoon said that the man who died was from Morocco. (Malta Independent)

Other media reports so far:

Times of Malta – Body of missing fisherman found off Pembroke

Newsbook – Filmat: Jinstab ir-raba’ persuna, il-katavru tiegħu jittella’ mill-baħar

One News –Missier mitluf u iben imut wara li nkaljat skuna

TVM – AĠĠORNAT: Raġel mejjet u ieħor mitluf wara li nqalbu bid-dgħajsa f’Wied il-Għajn

Net News –Marokkin jitlef ħajtu meta nqalbet skuna tas-sajd f’Marsaskala

Malta Independent Man dies, two rescued, another missing as boat capsizes off Marsascala

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