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'Thirteen more rescued' after Indonesian boat sinks

Two Brits are in hospital after being rescued from a boat which sank while travelling between islands in Indonesia. Another 13 were said to have been rescued overnight, according to Agence France Presse.

The Foreign Office said they were aware of the incident and "stand ready to offer consular assistance to any other British nationals who may be involved."

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Brit rescued and 15 missing after Indonesia boat sinks

A British tourist was rescued and 15 other people are missing after a boat sank while travelling between islands in Indonesia.

Komodo and Lombok islands Credit: Google Maps

The group was travelling between Lombok and the Komodo Islands in eastern Indonesia when the boat sank at around 7pm local time last night.

Ten people were rescued but the fate of the other 15 on board, thought to be of mixed nationalities, is not yet known.

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