ANTALYA, Turkey

One person died as a tourist boat capsized off Alanya in Turkey’s coastal Antalya province on Tuesday.

According to reports, the boat was sailing 50-100 meters (164-328 feet) off the coast around Alanya Castle Fosforlu Cave when it suddenly capsized.

Turkish Coast Guard personnel are busy evacuating the stranded boat passengers.

* Writing by Ahmet Gencturk

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