Five people died in motorboat accident in Gamo Zone
Addis Ababa, October 22, 2019 (FBC) –Five people have died after a motorboat sank in Lake Abaya in Gamo Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s (SNNP) regional state.
The accident occurred yesterday at 3pm local time when the vessel with 6 people on board was hit by waves, said Monaye Mosole, head of the zonal peace and security department.
According to Monaye, the boat was traveling from Loka Abaya to Arba Minch. One passenger was rescued.
Defense armies and local police members are searching for the missing people.