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UPDATE 6-Third crewman from cattle ship rescued on lifeboat off Japan

Sep 04, 2020 - Reuters Africa

TOKYO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A third crewman from a ship that capsized this week off Japan with more than 40 crew and a cargo of cattle on board was found alive on Friday after he was spotted by a search plane, Japan’s coastguard said.

The man, 30-year-old Filipino Jay-nel Rosals, was found on a liferaft waving for help 2 km (1.2 miles) off Kodakarajima, a small island in Japan’s southern Kagoshima prefecture, the coastguard said.

He was conscious and was able to walk when the c...