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  4/17/2014, Nissan 17, 5774

Captain of Capsized South Korean Ferry Embarrassed


The captain of the submerged South Korean Ferry is under investigation for allegedly causing the deaths of 9 passengers due to negligence.

Lee Joon-Seok, the ferry’s captain, was witnessed as being one of the first to escape the capsizing ferry, leaving behind hundreds of passengers.

Joon-Seok, currently in police custody, told Korean television personalities that, “I am sorry from the depths of my heart. I feel so guilty.”