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At least six dead after tourist ferry sinks off Thai resort: Police

  • A video cameraman films the damaged speed boat after an accident at a pier in Pattaya, southeastern Thailand, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Daily News)

BANGKOK: At least six passengers including three foreigners died after a tourist ferry sank on Sunday off the Thai resort of Pattaya, police said.

"There are six dead -- three Thais and three foreigners," a police official told AFP, adding the rescue effort was continuing because of fears passengers may still be trapped inside the stricken vessel.

 
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