2 dead, 8 others injured after boats collide near Baytown
Two people are dead and eight people are injured after a pair of boats collided near Baytown, according to the Chambers County Sheriff's Office. One person is in custody pending additional investigation, but those charges were not immediately released. The collision involved two boats, carrying a total of 10 people. This happened Sunday around 7:30 p.m., about half a mile from the Hugo Park Road boat ramp in the Old and Lost River and Cross Bayou area, according to Sheriff Brian Hawthorne. The preliminary investigation indicates a large wake boat type vessel hit a bass boat, Hawthorne said. Two people were flown to a hospital.
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Up to 21 people remain missing after a tourist boat collided with a larger vessel during a rainstorm and capsized on the Danube river in Budapest late on Wednesday. At least 7 people were reported dead and the authorities have stated that the death toll is likely to rise.
At least four people have been killed and 21 still missing after a boat capsized in northwest Pakistan, officials said Thursday, with a rescue operation continuing as hopes for finding survivors fade.
The boat was carrying passengers along the Indus River from Shangla to Haripur district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Wednesday when it overturned.
"There were 38 people on the boat when the incident occurred and 13 people saved their lives by swimming to the shore," local police official Zahid Ullah told AFP.
Hungary boat tragedy 26th victim confirmed
Hungarian police said Friday they had identified the 26th victim of the sinking last month of a Budapest tourist boat carrying South Korean passengers.
Up to 21 people remain missing after a tourist boat collided with a larger vessel during a rainstorm and capsized on the Danube river in Budapest late on Wednesday. At least seven people were reported dead and the authorities have stated that the death toll is likely to rise. Footage filmed in the
Hungarian police on Thursday launched a criminal probe into one of the country's worst boat disasters, that left seven South Korean tourists dead and 21 others still missing . At least 7 South Koreans dead after boat capsizes in Budapest - Продолжительность: 7:15 CNA 9 639 просмотров.
"We have retrieved four dead bodies from the river including two women and children," he said.
"The flow of the water is very fast the river is very deep which has dimmed the chances of survival, however we will continue the rescue operation till the last individual is found," he added.
Senior police official Mohammad Ali Babakhel said the accident took place in a remote location with little communication, meaning officials did not learn of it until well after it happened.
"People only came to know about the incident when a second boat carrying passengers passed through the area," he told AFP.
"The rescue operation is still going on but there are little chances of survival," he said.
Babakhel said the locals in the northern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa use boats for travelling because the roads in the area are unpaved and it saves them time.
Passenger train hits freight train in Pakistan, killing 10.
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — A passenger train rammed into a freight train in southern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least 10 people and injuring 64 others, an official said. The freight train was stationary when the speeding passenger train hit it at Walhar Railway Station in Rahim Yar Khan, in the eastern Punjab province.