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Hong Kong ferry: Brit dead

The Foreign Office have confirmed to ITV News that a British national died in a ferry disaster off Hong Kong that claimed the lives of thirty-eight people

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Boat crash survivor thought she was 'going to die'

Survivors of the boat crash in Hong Kong said they had little time to put on life jackets before the vessel flooded.

Within 10 minutes, the ship had sunk. We had to wait at least 20 minutes before we were rescued.

– Male survivor

We thought we were going to die. Everyone was trapped inside.

– Female survivor

The tragedy was the worst to hit Hong Kong since 1996 when more than 40 people died in a fire in a commercial building.

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