Tourist boat capsizes in Colombia
A tourist boat carrying about 150 passengers capsized on the Penol reservoir in the tourist town of Guatape, 28 miles east of the capital Medellin. The number of deaths is yet to be confirmed but different sources say 9 people have been found dead and 15 people are still missing at this moment. In the video you can see the 4 floor boat rocking back and forth as people try to get to the top floor. “Those on the first and second floors sank immediately,” survivor Lorena Salazar told local media. “All we could do was scream and call for help….it was completely chaotic.”
Naval officials are investigating how the vessel could sink.