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Fire on Philippine ferry kills 29, including children; 225 rescued

Philippine Coast Guard respond to the fire incident onboard MV Lady Mary Joy 3 at the waters off Baluk-Baluk Island, Hadji Muhtamad, Basilan, Philippines, on 29th March 2023.

Manila, The Philippines Reuters Philippine rescuers searched the smouldering ruins of a burnt-out ferry on Thursday for any survivors or more victims of a fire that swept through the inter-island vessel killing 29 people, including a six-month old baby, authorities said. Investigators have yet to identify the cause of the fire that started at about […]