Two border guards drown at sea

Tuesday night, an accident took the lives of two patrolling border guards near coast of Haapsalu, West Estonia.   

While investigations are underway, Police and Border Guard Boar director-general Elmar Vaher told Postimees the likeliest cause of death could be health failure.  

The empty motor boat was found circling at full speed a couple of kilometers off the shore. The dead bodies of border guards were found near it a few hours later.  

One, Tarmo Kammer, had been employed as border guard since 1996. His companion Renee Kark had been involved since creation of Estonian border guard in 1991.