Yesterday, on August 11, crew of the pilot boat "LX-88", coming back after disembarkation of pilots to vessels for implementation of pilot conducting by them on Kerch - to the Enikalsky channel to a place of the parking (the mooring of Kerch JSC Shipbuilding Plant Zaliv), I saved life to the sinking person.
"We found it at 11.50 around the Pavlovsk knee Kerch - the Enikalsky channel, these are about 1,5 miles (2,4 km) from a Kerch city beach. The victim was in a state of shock and inadequately reacted to a situation which happened to it. We noticed it in time and gave help", Vyacheslav Chernykh, the captain "LX-88" noted GP "The Delta — the Pilot".
At 12.00 the victim was lifted aboard by boats, the captain reported on current situation on the pilot - the operator of TsRDS "Kerch" and a border service then the swimmer delivered to the closest mooring of plant "Gulf" where transferred to hands of frontier guards.
Rescued it appeared the young man from Sankt - Petersburg. Bathing around a city beach, he didn't calculate force and the strong Black Sea current carried away it in the sea, reports a press - service GP "The Delta — the Pilot".
By the way, Kerch pilots and seamen not for the first time should rescue the drowning. Every summer, several times during the season, they catch careless bathers.