Three ferries capsized in the Iloilo Strait (Western Visayas region) on Sunday, August 3, leaving at least seven people dead. The ferries, traveling between Guimaras and Iloilo provinces, reportedly capsized due to severe weather. Authorities have rescued at least 31 people from the strait.
Localized transportation disruptions - including the suspension of ferry services - are to be expected in the area over the coming hours.
Individuals in the vicinity of the Iloilo Strait are advised to monitor developments to the situation, prepare for localized transportation disruptions, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.
Copyright and Disclaimer