Death toll in Sicily migrant boat sinking reaches 42: coastguard

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Posted: Oct 03, 2013 3:48 AM
Death toll in Sicily migrant boat sinking reaches 42: coastguard

ROME (Reuters) - The death toll after a migrant boat sank off the coast of Sicily has risen to at least 42, with rescue operations continuing, an official from the Italian coastguard said on Thursday.

(Reporting By James Mackenzie)