Dead after a Collision between Two Rubber Boats in Scheveningen. A collision between two fast rubber boats, so-called RIBs, in the First Harbor of Scheveningen indeed took one life.
That reports the safety region. The search for missing persons after the collision in the Scheveningen harbour has ended. There are no more people losing, says a spokesman for the security region.
According to the fire brigade, some people have been taken out of the water and treated by ambulance personnel. The security region cannot say anything about the cause of the collision.
The mayor Pauline Krikke of The Hague left a meeting of the city council on Thursday evening to get notified about the accident in Scheveningen.
Last week the Volvo Ocean Race ended off the coast of Scheveningen.
The festivities that were still underway around the finish line of the race on Thursday, the organisation decided after consultation with the municipality.
Thousands of people have come down at the event. The festival site has now vacated.