Sailboat wreck in Vila do Bispo causes one dead

Alert was given by fishermen

A 76-year-old French sailor died this Saturday, after the boat he was sailing in sank near Praia das Furnas, in the municipality of Vila do Bispo.

According to the Captain of the Port of Lagos, Conceição Duarte, the warning of the sinking of the sailboat, with about 10 meters, was given at 6:40 am, by fishermen who saw the vessel hitting the rocks along the coast, at Praia das Furnas .

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