Report: Improper anchoring caused boa...

Report: Improper anchoring caused boat accident

There are 1 comment on the WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan story from Mar 27, 2009, titled Report: Improper anchoring caused boat accident. In it, WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan reports that:

A deadly boating accident involving two NFL players and two of their friends was caused by not properly anchoring the vessel in the water, an investigation by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission concludes.

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Grant

Owosso, MI

#1 Mar 27, 2009
Because a person can afford a boat doesn't necessarily mean he is smart enough or skilled enough to run the boat. Another case for mandatory classes for anyone contemplating owning or running a boat, from jet skis on up. I have a 100 ton license and its unbelievable what some people try to do on the water. Had these gentlemen known correct anchoring tactics, they would be here today!

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