QUICK LINKS:

10 more bodies found inside South Korean ferry

Created: 04/19/2014 7:32 PM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

Divers have recovered 10 more bodies from inside the ferry that sank off South Korea. The confirmed death toll is now 46.
    
Officials said Sunday the bodies were recovered following divers gaining access to the inside of the ferry after three days of failed attempts due to strong currents. Details of how they got inside the ship weren't immediately clear.
    
More than 265 people, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, are missing.  There are only 174 known survivors.
    
The captain of the ferry has been arrested on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two other crew members have also been taken into custody, including a rookie third mate who a prosecutor said was steering in challenging waters unfamiliar to her when the accident occurred.
 





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Overcast
61°
75° | 56°
  • Feels like: 61° F
  • Wind: NNE 7mph
  • Humidity: 93%
  • Thu A few clouds
    76° | 56°
  • Fri Times of sun and clouds
    77° | 59°
  • Sat Cloudy with morning rain
    62° | 55°
  • Sun Afternoon showers
    58° | 45°