On August 11, 2016 at 00:08 Duty Officer of State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of SE "MSRS" received a message from Skadovsk District Office of State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kherson Region about forcing need for medical help and hospitalization for the 23-year-old female citizen of Moldova and her 25-year-old male friend from Kyiv who enjoyed rest on the island Dzharylgach and started feeling bad.
Duty Officer announced phase of distress. It was decided to involve the search and rescue boat "PRK-05" of SE "MSRS" based in the Port of Skadovsk.
At 1:40 the crew of "PRK-05" together with the personnel of Skadovsk District Office of State Emergency Service of Ukraine and a doctor on board successfully evacuated the suffering persons from Dzharylgach island and delivered them to the Port of Skadovsk where they were passed to ambulance. As it turned out it was food poisoning.