Listen Live on  


Tampa Bay's ROCK Station

One dead in boating accident

One dead in boating accident
Posted July 4th, 2014 @ 10:12pm

RUSKIN, FL ( - One person was killed in a boating accident in Ruskin Friday evening.

The single vessel crash occurred off River Drive west of U.S. 41, a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission official said.

Two people were on board the boat at the time of the accident, FWC spokesman Baryl Martin said. The medical condition of the second passenger is unknown.

The boat ended up in mangroves in southwest Hillsborough County. An initial report indicated the boat had flipped.

Photo Credit

CLICK HERE to read the full story on

Recommended Stories

More from 98ROCK