A fire broke out in a boat off the coast of Italy, killing three migrants and injuring five others.
According to Italian officials, the fire broke out in the boat’s engine. The boat was carrying 20 migrants. The dead included two men and a woman.
According to officials, the injured have been rushed to the hospital. Two police officers who took part in the rescue operation have also been affected by the fire, while the search for others on board is underway.