1 child found unconscious after sightseeing boat went missing in Shiretoko

The Yomiuri Shimbun
A helicopter searches near the coast of the Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido on Sunday.

The Japan Coast Guard said Monday that it found a child on the sea around the tip of Cape Shiretoko, Hokkaido, where a sightseeing boat with 26 people aboard went missing after issuing emergency calls on Saturday.

It said that the child was found unconscious.

The JCG said Sunday that 10 people had been found near Cape Shiretoko and confirmed dead.