Two Killed, Two Injured In Miami Boat Crash

One injured man was flown to a Miami trauma center in critical condition.


 
 

| Tuesday, November 30, 2010


MIAMI - Two men were killed and two were injured in a South Florida boat crash.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reports that two boats collided Monday afternoon in Biscayne Bay off Miami-Dade County. Nearby boaters saw the crash and called for help.

One injured man was flown to a Miami trauma center in critical condition, while the other was transported to a nearby hospital with minor injuries. Authorities say all the people from both boats have been accounted for. Investigators say both boats were at least 30 feet long.

The cause of the crash wasn't immediately clear.

Information from: The Miami Herald, http://www.herald.com



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