He said he let the boat sink after urging everyone onboard to don life jackets and to hang on to buoys and ropes until help came.
Following the accident, which occurred at 6.55pm three kilometres from the shore of tambon Ao Yai of Trat’s Muang district, six crewmembers and 20 tourists were rescued by a passing fishing boat. By 9.30pm, marine police and the Navy had transported the tourists from Koh Poo in tambon Nongkhason.
Published : May 10, 2017
By : The Nation