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Long Island, NY (June 29, 2020) – Two boats collided on Sunday afternoon, June 28th, and left one person dead and two others injured, according to police officials. The incident was reported on the Great South Bay in Long Island at around 3:00 p.m.

Authorities said that a man identified as Ian Morgan, 19, of Lindenhurst, was operating a 22-foot 1987 Activator motorboat northbound through West Fox Creek Channel when he collided with a southbound 17-foot 1981 Boston Whaler operated by David Nostrand, 58, of Farmingdale. Emergency crews arrived at the scene where a passenger on the Activator, identified as Zachary McCarthy, 25, of Lindenhurst, was pronounced deceased.

Both Nostrand and Morgan were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The official cause of this incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Zachary McCarthy at this time. Our thoughts are with Ian Morgan, David Nostrand, and their families in hopes of their full recovery.

New York Boating Accidents

Long Island, NY – Zachary McCarthy Killed & Two Hurt in Boat Crash on Great South Bay

According to a recreational boating report, a total of 17 fatal boating accidents resulted in 19 lives lost in 2018. New York boating accidents can occur anytime that people are out on the water, and such incidents frequently end with devastating or fatal injuries. When you or your loved one is not at fault for an abrupt crash, it is then imperative that you fully recognize your rights, moving forward.

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