Two Girls Feared Dead After Boat Accident

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Two Girls Feared Dead After Boat Accident

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:24 pm

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Kandal, Cambodia Breaking News: Searchers are still looking for two people who are feared to have drowned while traveling on the Mekong River by boat on 26 January 2020. The accident occurred in Peam Village, Rokar Kang I commune, Muk Kampoul district, Kandal province.
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The missing persons been identified as Yoeun Srey Pich, an 18-year-old Cambodian girl, and Srey Na, also 18, both based in Phnom Penh's Russey Keo district. Their mothers are at the search scene.
The boat, which is 1.60 meters wide and 6.50 meters long, is said to have been overloaded. The boat was carrying twelve passengers when it sank in the middle of the Mekong. Other victims were taken to hospital. Authorities will continue the search until the missing victims are found.
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Re: Two Girls Feared Dead After Boat Accident

Post by DaveG » Mon Jan 27, 2020 4:49 pm

Tragic...all for the sake of a 5 dollar life jacket...
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Re: Two Girls Feared Dead After Boat Accident

Post by Chad Sexington » Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:59 am

Twelve people in what is basically a canoe, a recipe for disaster.
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Re: Two Girls Feared Dead After Boat Accident

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:02 pm

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The girls have been found. RIP.
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