Boat crash off coast of France kills 31

Boat crash off coast of France kills 31 At least 31 people drowned in frigid waters off the coast of France on Wednesday, after a boat carrying migrants trying to reach Britain capsized in the English Channel
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November 25, 2021 10:52
Boat crash off coast of France kills 31

At least 31 people drowned in frigid waters off the coast of France on Wednesday, after a boat carrying migrants trying to reach Britain capsized in the English Channel, one of the worst death tolls in recent years for migrants attempting the dangerous crossing, Report informs, citing New York Times.

Gérald Darmanin, France’s interior minister, said that the dead, including five women and a little girl, were part of a group whose “extremely fragile” inflatable boat was found completely deflated by rescuers.

Two people were rescued but were hospitalized with severe hypothermia.

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