BEIJING, Feb. 10 (UPI) --
Rescuers were searching for five people after a Chinese merchant ship collided with another ship off the coast of southern China, officials said.
Six members of the 11-person crew of the Sheng'anda 7, were rescued Monday after the maritime search and rescue center in Guangdong province received a call for help about 6:30 a.m., Xinhua reported.
The ship collided with another merchant vessel off Dong'ao Island in the province's Pearl River estuary, the center said in a statement.
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