Ship sinking off Struisbaai
Western Cape rescue teams are rushing to save nine crew members on a sinking ship.
CAPE TOWN - Western Cape rescue teams are rushing to save several crew members who are currently on board a sinking ship near Struisbaai.
It is still not clear what caused the vessel to sink.
Emergency Services' spokesperson Vanessa Horn said, "The metro rescue helicopter has been dispatched off the coast of Struisbaai to assist with the rescue."
Nine people are on the ship.