Two dead, 26 rescued in raft capsizing in China
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Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 13:29
  
Beijing: Two tourists were killed and 26 others rescued in a raft accident in south China on Saturday.

A raft overturned on the Lijiang River in Yangshuo, a renowned resort with natural views on the river and mountains, in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Around 27 tourists and one sculler were aboard the raft when the accident occurred, local authorities said.

Local government sent rescuers soon after the accident and rescued 26 people. Investigations are going on in the case.

PTI

First Published: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 13:29


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