Handout of a rescue operation by Dutch marine after a collision between a car carrier the Baltic Ace and the Corvus J in the North Sea
A rescue operation by the Dutch marine after a collision between a car carrier the Baltic Ace, sailing under a Bahamas flag, and the Corvus J, a Cyprus-flagged container ship, is seen in the North Sea December 5, 2012 in this handout photo released to Reuters by the Dutch Defence Ministry December 6, 2012. The Dutch coastguard said on Thursday it was searching for seven missing crew members of a cargo ship which collided with another vessel and sank in the North Sea the previous evening, killing four people.The coastguard said 13 people have already been rescued, but that the search was being hampered by strong winds and snow which limited visibility. REUTERS/Koninklijke Marine – Ministerie Van Defensie/Handout (NETHERLANDS – Tags: DISASTER MARITIME) THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO ARCHIVES. NO SALES. BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE
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