About 110 People Saved From Burning Thai Tourist Boat

April 8, 2015 1:05 PM

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More than 100 people, including many foreign tourists, were rescued Wednesday from a tour boat that caught fire in the Andaman Sea off Thailand's southwestern coast.

Police Col. Sompong Thip-apakul said the accident occurred on the Ao Nang Princess 5 ferry traveling from Krabi to Phuket, two of Thailand's most popular beach resort areas.

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