Though border safeguards in the central province of Ha Tinh yesterday rushed to save three fishermen but their efforts have been unrewarded.
As being informed that three fishermen in serious condition after they ate snails, border safeguards in Cua Sot station in Ha Tinh arrived in the boat immediately to take three people for treatment; however, three all died.
When safeguards came to the ship, Tran Xuan Thuc and Tran Van Duong both at 29 year old and Duong Van Tinh, 22 were lying unconsciously. They were taken to the province’s General Hospital for emergency treatment; however, it was too late.
Doctors have confirmed food poisoning cause their death.