Witness: Boat Migrants Used Bottles To Stay Afloat

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October 04, 2013 AT 6:17 AM
LAMPEDUSA, Italy (AP) - Survivors of a fiery shipwreck off a tiny Italian island that killed more than 100 African migrants looking for a better life in Europe clung to empty water bottles to keep from drowning, were seminude and covered in gasoline, a witness said Friday.