5 months Town mayor saved from sinking boat Manilatimes
TWENTY people, including the mayor of a town in Samar, were rescued after the motorboat they were riding sank when hit by big waves in Santo Niño, Samar on Friday afternoon. A report reaching Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) headquarters in Manila said Mayor Amelia Caño of Almagro town was saved along with 19 other passengers after their motorboat capsized on Kamandag Island around 3:40 p.m. on June 28. According to the report, the incident happened when seawater filled the motorboat after it was hit by big waves, causing it to sink.Advertisements
The PCG said all the passengers were wearing ... more