PCG: Coast Guard still searching for 12 missing person onboard M/bca “Christian” at vicinity waters off Mariveles, Bataan last March 20.
The two fishermen were not yet recognized while the 10 identified are as follows:
• Angelito Silva, 50 yrs old
• Angel Silva, 14 yrs old
• Ramon Del Rosario Sr., 60 yrs old
• Ramon Del Rosario Jr., 30 yrs old
• Seya Del Rosario, 10 yrs old
PCG: Three missing fishermen onboard unnamed motorbanca were the subject of search and rescue operations by the elements of Coast Guard Sub-Station (CGSS) Pandan at vicinity waters off Eastern part of Catanduanes since March 17.
The missing fishermen were identified as Mr. Edwin Briones Sr, 56 years old, Mr. Edwin Briones Jr, 25 years old and Mr. Dindo Losito, 25 years old and all residents of Brgy. Tubli Caramoran Catanduanes.
The incident was then reported by Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (MDRRMO).
Immediately, CGSS Pandan conducted search and rescue (SAR) operation together with fisherfolks and hired unnamed motorbanca at vicinity of Northern and Eastern part off Pandan, Catanduanes.
PCG: 18 officer/crew onboard LCT Marc Jason III departed Tandayag Amlan, Negros Oriental capsized at vicinity seawaters off Montañeza, Malabuyoc, Cebu last March 22.
Investigation revealed from Capt Francisco C Orbita Master of said vessel that LCT Marc Jason III loaded with 1,000 metric tons of fine sand bound to Sta. Fe Bantayan Island Cebu.
The incident report was no casualty. However, the estimated cost of damage to property is still undetermined.
CGSS Bato advised the Master of subject vessel to file a marine protest relative to the incident and likewise advised to hire accredited/authorized salvor in order to refloat said vessel.