Boat capsizes in Cape Town, at least nine missing

Rescue officials are searching for at least 9 crew members after an inflatable boat capsized in Cape Town in the early hours of this morning. #DStv403

CAPE TOWN - Rescue officials are searching for at least nine crew members after an inflatable boat capsized in Cape Town on Thursday.

Some people made it to shore and received medical treatment.

The cause of the incident is still not clear.

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 There were at least 11 people on board.

NSRI spokesperson Craig Lambinon says the incident is being treated as a full-scale search and rescue operation.

The missing men are believed to be fishermen.

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