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Police say a US tourist died when a catamaran carrying more than 100 people sank in the Bahamas

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Police say a U.S. tourist has died in the Bahamas after a catamaran carrying more than 100 people sank while traveling to a private island. Chief Superintendent Chrislyn Skippings says that the unidentified 74-year-old woman was from Broomfield, Colorado and was on a five-day vacation with her family.  The rest of the passengers and crew members were rescued. Two other unidentified people were taken to a medical facility, but their conditions were not immediately known. It wasn’t immediately clear how the 74-year-old woman died. Police say she was was found unresponsive as they helped pull the passengers and crew members from the water.

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