Two die in boat collision

7VDL0x-pageGEORGETOWN –– The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) says it has launched an investigation into a boat accident on the Demerara River resulting in the deaths of two people.

MARAD said the collision occurred in the vicinity of Muritario, Upper Demerara River, and that 28-year-old Dale Duggin, who was the captain of one of the boats, and his passenger Williamson Felix died as a result of their injuries.

It said that three people, Telford Lim, 33, Michael Edwards and Travis Gilkes, who were on the other boat were rescued. (CMC)

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