Egypt Independent

Tourist boat burns in Marsa Alam, tourist passes away



Al-Masry Al-Youm got the first photos of a burnt tourist boat in Marsa Alam, Red Sea, in the early hours of Friday morning. The fire resulted in the death of a US tourist. Eighteen other foreign tourists of several nationalities and 12 Egyptians survived the fire without injuries.

The photos show the entire body of the boat on fire and clouds of smoke spreading over the area.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm