The medical staff checking the fisherman's health 

Accordingly, the troubled fisherman was Nguyen Van Danh, aged 46, from area 9 of Hai Minh fishing town, Hai Cang ward. While fishing in Mui Bac, Nhon Ly commune, he was knocked into the water by strong winds and high waves.

At 10:30 a.m., a fishing trawler numbered BD 98378 TS found him and brought him to the boat.

Trawler BD 98378 TS, owned by Phan Van Coi, born in 1972 from Tam Quan Bac ward, and captained by Nguyen Duc Quoc, born in 1977 from Tam Quan Nam ward, had 14 members on board.

After receiving first aid, the victim is now in stable condition. The Binh Dinh provincial Border Guard Command will hand over him to the local authority and his family.

Translated by Quynh Oanh