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Tanker in flames after collision while crew is missing and one is confirmed killed

An Iranian tanker is in flames after a collision off of Shanghai. The rescue team has salvaged one crew member, killed by the fire, while the search continues for the rest of the crew.

Photo: ritzau/AP/Korea Coast Guard

Rescue vessels and planes from the US Air Force are still searching this Monday for the missing crew members, who were on board an Iranian tanker when it collided Saturday with a bulk vessel around 160 nautical miles from Shanghai.

Several media report that the rescue team has salvaged one crew member, who was killed by the fire on board the tanker in the East China Sea.

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