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4 feared drowned in Romania's largest lake

4 feared drowned in Romania's largest lake

Officials say four people are feared drowned after a storm on Romania's largest lake capsized their sailing boat.
The department for Emergency Situations in the port of Tulcea said Monday that five people were sailing on Razelm Lake _ which borders the Black Sea _ on Sunday afternoon when a storm hit, overturning their boat.
A man in his 20s managed to swim 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) to safety and raise the alarm late Sunday, but four people _ aged 17 to 31-years old _ remain missing, one a mother of four.
Rescue workers searched for the missing people Sunday night and all day Monday but failed to find them or their boat.


Updated : 2021-01-21 11:12 GMT+08:00