Boat with 36 passengers sinks
An island-hopping trip to Sombrero Island turned grim on Saturday after the motor boat that was carrying 36 passengers sank off the coast of San Francisco town, Quezon province, and killed a child passenger. Armand Balilo, Philippine Coast Guard spokesperson, said the vessel Princess Donna sank off the coast of Pugawan village on Saturday. The lone fatality was an unidentified child. The 35 survivors were brought to a hospital.