Ferry runs aground in Cebu
CEBU - A passenger vessel of Asia Marine Transport Corporation ran aground Tuesday afternoon near the port in Bogo City, Cebu.
Philippine Coast Guard Cebu Station Commander Weniel Azcuna said that at around 2 p.m., the Super Shuttle Ferry 10 ran aground near Pulambato Port in Bogo City.
The ferry left the port at 12:30 p.m. going to Palompon, Leyte when it encountered an engine problem about 60 meters away from the port.
Sixty-three passengers were rescued and no one was hurt in the incident.
The passengers were rescued using boats from fishermen in the area.