6 hurt as plane crashes in waters off Zambales
IBA, Zambales–A 6-seater engine airplane crashed Thursday, March 17, in the waters off Barangay Sto. Rosario in this town, injuring six people, authorities said.
In a report, the Maritime Group of the Philippine National Police said the aircraft crashed some 500 meters from the shoreline of Sto. Rosario around 6:40 a.m.
It said a team from the local police rescued the victims on board a rubber boat.
The plane passengers were taken to the President Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Hospital in this capital town for medical treatment.
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