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Italian tourist injured in speedboat, longtail collision off Phi Phi Island

Long-tail boats in Koh Phi Phi islands

Long-tail boats in Koh Phi Phi islands. Photo: terrysamui (Pixabay).

PHUKET: An Italian tourist was injured when a tour speedboat carrying 27 passengers collided with – and sank – a longtail boat at Maya Bay, off Phi Phi Island, this afternoon (Nov 25).

The injured tourist, named by police as Lucia Quintela, suffered scrapes on his body and had been taken to Phi Phi Island Hospital by another speedboat by the time police arrived, said Lt Col Anurak Pharinyasathiragul of the Krabi Marine Police.

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The Phuket News