Ship hits rockss off Turkey’s Aegean coast

ANKARA — Turkey’s state-run news agency says a freighter has hit rocks off Turkey’s Aegean coast and rescue workers are trying to evacuate the 12 crew members.

By (AP)

Published: Mon 27 Dec 2010, 4:55 PM

Last updated: Mon 6 Apr 2015, 7:07 AM

The Anatolia news agency says Monday that the ship hit the rocks off the town of Turgutreis, close to the resort town of Bodrum on the Aegean coast. It says a rescue operation is under way to remove the crew.

There are no reports of casualties.

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