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Passenger ferry sinking off Korea's Jindo Island

Updated: 2014-04-16 09:44:29 KST
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A South Korean military says a passenger ferry is sinking some 20 kilometers off the coast of Jindo Island, southwestern Korea.
The boat, which departed from Incheon and was heading for Jeju Island, is carrying around 3-hundred-50 people, including some students who were on a field trip.
Helicopters and rescue boats have been deployed to the area.
No details yet on any casualties or what might have caused the ship to start sinking.
We'll bring you updates as we get them.

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