Man Goes Missing After Boat Capsized in Southern Belize

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Updated: November 17, 2016

A private skiff carrying five adults and a toddler capsized this afternoon at around two o’clock just outside Dangriga.  As a result, one man is missing at sea and officials from the Belize Coast Guard and the Fisheries Department are looking for the individual.  Reports reaching Love News are that the boat was heading to Tobacco Caye Range and about one hundred yards from the caye, the vessel capsized.  A police officer was aboard the vessel had managed to rescue the female and the toddler but the man only known so far as Mr Locario is still being sought.  The toddler is hospitalized and will be transferred to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital.  Love News will keep following this story.