A horrifying video captured the moment a ‘duck boat’ carrying 31 people capsized and sank on a lake in Missouri. At least 11 people have so far been confirmed to have died in the incident, which took place yesterday evening.
Footage of the tragedy shows the ‘Ride the Ducks’ boat being thrown around by strong winds – at some points almost disappearing beneath the waves. Boat capsizes on Missouri lake during storm. At least 11 people have so far been confirmed to have died in the incident, which took place yesterday evening.
The boat, which doubles up as a land vehicle, was recorded fighting to stay afloat in the storm. A short while after the clip was taken, the boat capsized and sank to the bottom of Table Rock Lake, near Branson.
Man filmed force-feeding grass to his mother for arguing with his wife Rescue divers rushed to the vehicle and managed to pull some victims from the boat.
Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader confirmed in the early hours that seven people were taken to hospital and 11 had died. Five others remained missing.