UPDATE: FENGSHEN DEATH TOLLS ARISE to OVER 845 CASUALTIES PLUS 1 FISHING VESSEL UNFOUND
As the storm passes by, it left more casualties increased to OVER 845 casualties from MV PRINCESS of the STARS owned by SULPICIO LINES. Based on its manifest book, the records shows that there are more 100 passengers. The Ferry was reportedly overloaded that caused weakening of its deisel engine portion.It could not fight against the giant waves in the sea which was nearly 250 to 300kms shoreline...
On the Other hand, a fishing vessel was also reported missing yesterday as reports recieved from one survivor belong to the group of fishermen who luckily survived amidst the danger. The Fisheng vessel is on its way near to the location where MV PRINCESS sank.
Local officials are watching the shoreline of neighboring towns in ILOILO, MINDANAO, MINDORO for posible lives washed by the waves. Efforts to recover the sunken fishing vessel was unlikely to be found due to its bad weather.