Vehicle Accident in Libya on September 15 2020 08:17 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Transport Public and private transportation
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Moderate Possible threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number VI-20200915-71283-LBY
Event type Vehicle Accident
Date/Time September 15 2020 08:17 AM (UTC)
Last update September 15 2020 08:20 AM (UTC)
Cause of event U.N.: Boat capsizes near Libya; 24 migrants presumed dead
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Africa
Country Libya
County / State
Area Mediterranean Sea off Libya
Settlement
Coordinate 33.24, 14.21
Open Location Code: 8F5P66R4+8R   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 2
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 22
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 45
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0