Editor’s note: See below for updates.

Breaking news from the seas off Japan where we’re seeing reports that the USS Fitzgerald has collided with a merchant vessel:

According to news reports, 7 sailors are reported missing:

According to reports, the ship is taking on water:

An unknown number of sailors were injured in the crash:

Including some sailors who were medically evacuated:

Updates:

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Update 3:

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