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1 dead, 4 missing after ship sinks off E China

(Xinhua)

12:14, December 04, 2011

FUZHOU - Rescuers have retrieved one body and are searching for the rest four missing people after a ship sank off East China's Fujian province.

The ship with 22 people on board sank around 3:00 am Sunday near Pingtan of Fujian, and 17 people had been rescued by 9:30 am, rescuers said.

The ship is registered in Shandong province.

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