• Kyodo News


Three fishermen who survived four days in an overturned fishing boat off Hachijojima Island before being rescued are complaining of pain all over their bodies because they were trapped so long in the very narrow space, a hospital nurse told reporters Thursday.

The three, part of the Daiichi Kofuku Maru’s crew of eight, are in Hachijo hospital in the town of Hachijo on the island.

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