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2 dead, 6 believed missing in sinking of Chinese vessel off coast of Mexico
PHOENIX - Two Chinese sailors died and six are believed to be missing after their boat sank in the Pacific Ocean, an official at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base said Sunday.

 

Maj. Sarah Schwennesen said that a Venezuelan fishing boat reported finding 11 sailors floating in a raft Friday afternoon.

 

She said the Venezuelan crew said four sailors were badly burned. Two later died of their injuries. (AP)