Tour boat QN 6299 with 36 tourists on fire, people jumped in water, Vietnam
Tour boat QN 6299 caught fire at around 1100 LT May 6 in Tuan Chau Harbor, Hai Phong, Vietnam. Wooden boat with 37 people on board, 36 foreign tourists and 1 Vietnamese personnel, was quickly engulfed in flames. According to photos, people had to jump overboard. Luckily, all were rescued or get ashore by themselves, no casualties or injured reported. Boat burned out and sank at pier.