At Least 2 Dead in Kenya After Boat With 23 People Capsizes

August 5, 2015 6:12 AM

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NAIROBI, Kenya — Two people died and 25 others were rescued after a passenger boat with about two dozen passengers collided with a fishing boat on Lake Victoria, a police official said Wednesday.

The passenger boat was headed for Kiwa Island from Remba Island when the incident happened at about 2 a.m. Wednesday (2300 GMT Tuesday), regional police chief Willy Lugusa said. Wednesday. Lugusa said the bodies of two children have been recovered.

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