An estimated 68 passengers were rescued from a Robben Island ferry off Cape Town.
The ferry got into trouble in rough seas on Friday afternoon.
The alarm was raised at around 2:20 p.m. when Thandi ferry is believed to have been bringing travellers back to Cape Town from the isle.
Image: Port of Cape Town
National Sea Rescue Institute rescue divers transfered passengers via life rafts from Thandi to Madiba 1‚ another Robben Island ferry‚ which went to rescue.
Madiba 1 transported the travellers to Nelson Mandela Gateway at V&A Waterfront. 3 of them were carried ashore in stretchers. There is no information on their injuries.
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