Members of Tanzanian army help an old man who survived the ship disaster in Zanzibar Saturday, Sept 10, 2011. An overcrowded ship sank in deep sea off mainland Tanzania on Saturday with about 600 ... more 
Members of Tanzanian army help an old man who survived the ship disaster in Zanzibar Saturday, Sept 10, 2011. An overcrowded ship sank in deep sea off mainland Tanzania on Saturday with about 600 people onboard, and about 370 people are believed missing or dead. The ferry, M.V. Spice Islanders, was heavily overloaded and some potential passengers had refused to board when it was leaving the mainland port of Dar es Salaam, said survivor Abdullah Saied. It sank in an area with heavy currents in deep sea between mainland Tanzania and Pemba Island . Saturday. About 230 people had been rescued and 40 bodies had been recovered, said Mohamed Aboud, the minister for the vice president's office. (AP Photo/ Ali Sultan ) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Ali Sultan
Sat, Sep 10, 2011 2:03 PM EDT