Ferry sinks in Thailand; survivor recounts how strong current swept him away squib

A ferry sank off the Thai island of Koh Samui, leaving up to three people dead and two missing, officials said on Sunday.The ferry was carrying 12 crew members and four passengers when it sank in stormy conditions on Saturday night after leaving Koh Samui’s port, according to a statement on the Surat Thani Public Affairs Department Facebook page.Nine people were rescued near the sunken vessel by rescuers. Two more were found hours later near a nearby deserted island.One person was found dead…
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