Report: At least four dead after ship sinks in North Sea

Rescuers say that four crew members of a cargo ship that sank after colliding with a container ship in the North Sea have died, the Associated Press reports.

Seven crew members are reportedly still missing.

A spokesman for the Coastguard said earlier that the ship - called the Baltic Ace - had a total of 24 crew members.

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Four dead in cargo ship collision

Four crew have members died and seven were still missing in the North Sea, after a cargo ship collided with another vessel and sank off the Dutch coast, rescuers said.