One Man Dead, Another Missing in Boating Ordeal
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Police are investigating the latest boating incident where one man is dead and another remains missing.
According to reports, a boating accident occurred shortly after 3:00 pm today in the area of Love Estates.
Officers responded to calls and soon retrieved the body of a man found washed ashore in the area.
Medics examined the body and found no signs of life.
What is known at this time
- Three men were fishing in waters off western New Providence.
- At some point, the boat’s engine failed and the vessel took on water.
- The men tried to swim ashore. Only one of the boaters made it safely to shore.
- One boater was not accounted for and one is dead.
- With the assistance of the third boater, police are investigating further.