KUALA LUMPUR, March 21, 2018 - Rescuers prepare a speedboat for rescuing the missing crew members of a capsized sand mining vessel, in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 21, 2018. A sand mining vessel capsized Wednesday in the waters off Malaysia in the Malacca Strait, leaving at least one dead and 14 crew members missing, said the Malaysian coast guard.

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Rescuers talk to each other about rescuing the missing crew members of a capsized sand mining vessel, in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 21, 2018.

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An ambulance waits at a pier in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 21, 2018.

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Divers have been deployed while air being pumped into the sand dredger that capsized in the waters off Malaysia in the Malacca Strait to search for and rescue the missing crew members, officials said Thursday.MUAR(MALAYSIA), March 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Rescuers discuss the rescuing of the missing crew members of a capsized sand dredger, in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 22, 2018.

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MUAR(MALAYSIA), March 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Malaysian Navy divers prepare to rescue the missing crew members of a capsized sand dredger, in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 22, 2018.

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Malaysian launched search and rescue operations after a sand dredging vessel capsized Wednesday in the waters off its southern Johor state, leaving at least one dead and 14 crew members missing.Divers have been deployed while air being pumped into the sand dredger that capsized in the waters off Malaysia in the Malacca Strait to search for and rescue the missing crew members, officials said Thursday. MUAR(MALAYSIA), March 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Zulkifili Abu Bakar (R), chief of Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), speaks at a press conference in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 22, 2018.

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MUAR(MALAYSIA), March 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Zulkifili Abu Bakar (front R3), chief of Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), speaks at a press conference in Parit Jawa in southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 22, 2018.

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MUAR(MALAYSIA), March 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo provided by Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency shows rescuers working on the scene to search and rescue the missing crew members of a capsized sand dredger in the waters off southern Malaysian state of Johor, on March 22, 2018.

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