Report: Search rescue called off for missing crewmen

Rescuers have called off search efforts for six missing crewmen, after a cargo ship collided with another vessel and sank off the Dutch coast yesterday evening according to the Associated Press.

Search helicopters, planes and coast guard ships were called back to their bases this evening. Dutch coastguard Peter Westenberg said passing ships were still being notified by radio to remain alert for possible human remains.

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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.