An Irishwoman has died after a yacht capsized and broke into pieces in South Africa. The 49-year-old woman was on-board the boat Tara in the early hours of yesterday morning with two other crew members when the incident occurred according to the Irish Sun.
The boat turned over between Melkbosstrand and Yzerfontein on the West Coast in Western Cape.
A 66-year-old Irishman, who is a resident in the area, managed to swim to the shore and raise the alarm.
However the Irish woman and a Scottish male were killed in the incident.
The Irish Sun has more on the story here