1 dead, South Korea

Please register or login

Welcome to ScubaBoard, the world's largest scuba diving community. Registration is not required to read the forums, but we encourage you to join. Joining has its benefits and enables you to participate in the discussions.

Benefits of registering include

  • Ability to post and comment on topics and discussions.
  • A Free photo gallery to share your dive photos with the world.
  • You can make this box go away

Joining is quick and easy. Log in or Register now!


ScubaBoard Supporter
ScubaBoard Supporter
Reaction score
# of dives
I just don't log dives
양양 남애항 실종 다이버 숨진 채 발견

(Translated from the above link)

According to Sokcho Maritime Police Station on the 18th, divers from the Gangwon Northern Branch of the Korea Maritime Rescue Association, who were searching for the missing diver A (44) at 9:57 a.m. found him 27 meters under the sea of 1.6 nautical miles northeast of Namae Port and moved him to a hospital.

A was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Upon receiving a missing report, the Sokcho Coast Guard dispatched three Coast Guard patrol ships, an aircraft, a Navy ship and four ships from the Korea Maritime Rescue Association to conduct the search, and from the morning of the 18th, an additional ship and an aircraft were deployed to search.

Top Bottom