The cargo vessel Min Ningde Cargo 0202 capsized and sank off the Ningde City, Fujian Province, China. The vessel sent out a distress call that the vessel was sinking. Two of the 6 crewmen aboard were rescued. A search for the missing 4 crewmen is being conducted by the maritime safety administration.
The freighter Huiying 168 capsized and sank during the early morning off the Pingtan City, Fujian Province, China. The vessel was carrying 4,450 tons of clay when it dropped anchor as to ride out a severe gale. Of the 15 crew onboard, there were 3 survivors.