Boat sinks off Que­zon; 1 dead, 35 res­cued

The Philippine Star - - NATION - – Eve­lyn Ma­cairan

A child died while 35 other pas­sen­gers were res­cued when a mo­tor­boat sank off Que­zon prov­ince yes­ter­day.

M/B Princess Donna was head­ing to Sum­brero is­land when it sank in the wa­ters off Barangay Pu­gawan, San Fran­cisco, the Philip­pine Coast Guard (PCG) said.

Capt. Ar­mand Balilo, PCG spokesman, said PCG per­son­nel re­sponded to the ac­ci­dent at around 10:30 a.m. The sur­vivors were brought to Sitio Mayan­toc.

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