Eleven dead as US ‘duck boat’ capsizes:
At least 11 individuals have died after an amphibious “duck boat” carrying tourists sank in stormy weather in the U.S.A. state of Missouri, police say.
The vessel was carrying about thirty individuals on Table Rock Lake, a preferred holidaymaker attraction close to the city of Branson, when it capsized, local media say.
Divers have been searching the lake for about 5 others who are missing.
Seven individuals were taken to the hospital, one of whom was seriously wounded, police said.
Emergency crews said they responded to the incident shortly after 19:00 (00:00 GMT) on Thursday.
Crews from multiple agencies are on scene of an MCI “Mass Casualty Incident” “tourist type boat involved” this is on Table Rock Lake, Stone County, Branson Missouri. Taney County assisting. Several patients transported… https://t.co/Yzp0KUgqT9
— SouthernStoneFire (@StoneCountyFire) July 20, 2018