The Royal Brunei Force has confirmed a boat accident happened in Brunei waters near Selirong Island in Muara late last night.

A preliminary investigation has found out that the incident involved two boats with 10 Malaysian Nationals. The accident claimed the life of one passenger while another is still missing and 8 are safe. The search and rescue operation involving several agencies including the Marine Police, Fire and Rescue Department as well as Royal Brunei Navy is currently underway.

Source: Radio Television Brunei