British woman dies in boating accident in Brazil

Posted on September 7, 2013 • Filed under: Brazil, Tourist Dies

According to, a British woman has been killed in a boating accident during a holiday to Brazil. Gillian Metcalf, 50, from Kent, was travelling with her husband and two daughters when their boat was struck at high speed by another vessel. She died instantly from head injuries during the collision on the Rio Negro river on September 5. Read article

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