Fri 13-05-2022 11:13 AM
SAN JUAN, 13th May, 2022 (WAM) — At least 11 people drowned when a migrant vessel capsized near Puerto Rico, Reuters quoted the US Coast Guard as saying on Thursday.
The vessel, which was carrying “an undetermined number of people,” was spotted 10 nautical miles north of Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico, the statement said.
As of 6 pm, 11 deceased and 31 survivors had been found, the Coast Guard said on Twitter.
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