La Plaine, Dominica (TDN)
Details are still sketchy but information reaching TDN indicate that at least one person is missing and another was taken to the Princess Margaret Hospital after they were swept away by a wave in the area of the Glass Pool (Glasci) on the South Eastern shore of the Island.
The area is a popular holiday spot and it is believed that the group was visiting from Fond Cole and were taking photographs in an area close to La Plaine, Dominica when they were swept away by a rogue wave.
The missing person who is now presumed dead is reported to be Wendy Thomas of Fond Cole. April Philogen also of Fond Cole is said to have suffered severe bruises with possible fractures and is receiving treatment at the PMH in Roseau.
The country’s Coast Guard has been despatched to assist in the search for the missing woman.