It Was A Student, NOT A Crew Member Who Made The First Distress Call On The South Korean Ferry That Tragically Sank!
How can this be?!?
Officials are saying that the first call for help from a sinking South Korean ferry came not from the crew but from a frightened boy who used his cell phone to alert authorities that the boat was in distress!
The teen dialed the country’s emergency number and reportedly told dispatchers: