Nine people were missing after the collision of a barge and catamaran on the Volga

One person was killed and nine went missing in the collision of a barge and pleasure catamaran on the Volga river near the river port of Volgograd. It is reported TASS.

a Source in emergency services told the Agency that a boat were 17 people. Seven of them were rescued.

the Incident occurred 250 metres from the shore. After hitting the catamaran overturned. Currently, the rescue operation continues, it involves 12 boats.