Crewmember dies after falling on sailing yacht

Crewmember dies after falling on sailing yacht Germania Nova

http://www.boatinternational.com/yachts/news/crewmember-dies-after-falling-on-sailing-yacht-germania-nova--33067This tragic incident comes 12 months after 33-year-old Toni Hristov Kolev was involved in a fatal accident on board Ocean Victory, which happened while the 140 metre Fincantieri superyacht was mooring up off the coast of Koh Tachi, Thailand.

The exact …

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Businessman ‘showing off’ ahead of fatal boating accident

A successful businessman caused the death of his friend by “showing off” while driving a high-powered boat and crashing into his luxury cruiser at 30mph, a court has heard.

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Businessman `showing off´ ahead of fatal boating accident

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/pa/article-4310160/Businessman-showing-ahead-fatal-boating-accident.htmlA successful businessman caused the death of his friend by “showing off” while driving a high-powered boat and crashing into his luxury cruiser at 30mph, a court has heard.

Ryan McKinlay, a father-of-one from Gosport, Hampshire, died following the …

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Carnival cruise ship comes within feet of jet skiers

http://www.9news.com/news/nation-now/carnival-cruise-ship-comes-within-feet-of-jet-skiers/422020923Brown quickly alerted Brevard County Sheriff’s Deputy Taner Primmer, who was operating the sheriff’s marine unit patrol boat in support of the cruise ship departures.

Primmer made his way toward the jet skiers when one of the boaters fell off the water …

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Prosecutors won’t seek to use blood test results in fatal boat case

https://poststar.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/prosecutors-won-t-seek-to-use-blood-test-results-in/article_7bfcb552-9a02-5012-8b22-f1431e4ad476.htmlWest is accused of speeding after a day of drinking alcohol and using drugs at the annual Log Bay Day party on Lake George and not paying proper attention when he drove over the top of the boat that held Charlotte and her family.

Charlotte was killed …

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Captain, chief officer indicted over fatal boat accident in 2014

http://focustaiwan.tw/news/asoc/201703020025.aspxThe captain and chief officer of a research vessel that sank off Penghu more than two years ago were indicted Thursday on …

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Lawsuits against estate of Jose Fernandez shed no new light on fatal boat crash

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article133903694.htmlThe second of two lawsuits against the estate of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez has been formally filed, with both alleging the baseball star “owed his passengers a reasonable degree of care” on the morning his boat crashed into a jetty, killing two …

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Roanoke man dies after boat accident near Hardy

https://www.smithmountaineagle.com/news/article_54246fec-f3d1-11e6-a3ff-5f7ddc5d5cd7.htmlAccording to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries’ Sgt. Karl Martin, Bruce Ray, 50, died during a boating crash after emergency medical personnel were unable to resuscitate him.

The boat reportedly collided with a dock and piling owned …

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One Response to Crewmember dies after falling on sailing yacht

  1. Eldon Benson says:

    This article is scary to think about. I am a sailor and take offshore excursions regularly. To think that something like this could happen is frightening.

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