The Indonesian Search and Rescue Agency evacuating some survivors after a  passenger ferry sank. Photo: AFP
The Indonesian Search and Rescue Agency evacuating some survivors after a passenger ferry sank. Photo: AFP
Indonesia

Indonesia ferry sinks – at least 26 people still missing

  • The country’s search and rescue agency said the vessel was carrying 43 people when it capsized on Thursday in the Makassar Strait; 17 people were rescued
  • The boat, Ladang Pertiwi, is believed to have run out of fuel and been trapped in bad weather; group of 40 rescuers were at sea searching for survivors

The Indonesian Search and Rescue Agency evacuating some survivors after a  passenger ferry sank. Photo: AFP
The Indonesian Search and Rescue Agency evacuating some survivors after a passenger ferry sank. Photo: AFP
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