Seven people confirmed dead, and 19 others missing, after tourist boat sinks in the River Danube in Budapest – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views

Seven people confirmed dead, and 19 others missing, after tourist boat sinks in the River Danube in Budapest




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Seven people are confirmed dead, and 19 others remain missing after a tourist boat sank in the River Danube in Budapest on Wednesday evening.

It is understood that the boat was carrying 33 passengers, mostly South Korean tourists, and two crew members when it collided with another vessel. The tourist boat quickly sank in the fast-flowing river.

Rescue efforts continue today.

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