Indonesian rescuers evacuate a victim of a sinking ferry off the coast of Selayar Island, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA-EFE

At least 24 dead after ferry carrying 139 sinks in central Indonesia

The KM Lestari Maju was about to sink off amid bad weather when its captain purposefully grounded it in a shallow area to save lives

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Indonesian rescuers evacuate a victim of a sinking ferry off the coast of Selayar Island, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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