Category Archives: Boat Accidents

Successful Rescue of a Man after a Boat Accident

Successful Rescue of a Man after a Boat Accident

The Coast Guard performed a successful rescue of an 83-year-old man on Thursday. When retrieved, he was suffering an injury to his leg. The accident occurred approximately 30 miles west of Sanibel Island around 6:30 PM. He was lifted out by a helicopter and was taken for treatment to Tampa General Hospital. The incident is […]

Florida Boating Safety

Florida Boating Safety

  Dark grey clouds descended over the horizon bringing a stampede of torrential rain as the cracking booms of thunder echoed across the sky. Only a few minutes earlier the blue sky and bright sun was the scene of a fun family afternoon on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. With the wind and […]