Passenger Boat in Brazil Capsizes, Dozens Missing

Cortney O'Brien
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Posted: Aug 23, 2017 11:55 AM
Passenger Boat in Brazil Capsizes, Dozens Missing

A passenger boat in Brazil carrying 70 people has capsized on the Xingu River. So far, seven people are reported dead. Dozens others as missing.

The boat was heading for Vitoria do Xingu when it sank, the Associated Press is reporting. Twenty-five people have made it to shore.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated.