A Boat In Colombia Sinks With 150 Tourists On Board A Boat with 150 tourists on board sinks in Colombia leaving dozens dead. Tourists seen scrambling to get to upper decks in a bid to stay above surface. Dramatic footage showed jet-skis and other boats rushing towards the vessel to pick up those floating in the water. A ferry boat with 150 tourists on board has sunk in Colombia leaving dozens dead, according to reports. The vessel went down on the Penol reservoir in the tourist town of Guatape, 28 miles east of Medellin. At least 25 people are feared to have died after passengers failed to put on their life vests, according to witnesses. Officials have so far confirmed nine fatalities from the El Almirante ferry with 28 people still missing.
A Boat In Colombia Sinks With 150 Tourists On Board