Hempstead, NY (June 22, 2020) – A fatal boating accident in Hempstead was reported to authorities on Sunday afternoon, June 21st. According to officials, a young woman was killed in the incident that took place in Parsonage Cove at around 5:30 p.m.
Police officers said that Sabina Singh, 26, of Baldwin, was tubing when she collided with a bulkhead. Singh was placed back onto the boat that was pulling her and she was transported to a nearby hospital.
Authorities pronounced Singh deceased due to head and chest trauma a short time later. No further details have been reported.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Sabina Singh at this time.
Fatal Boating Accidents in New York
In 2017, the Coast Guard reported a total of 4,291 recreational boating accidents. Of those thousands of accidents, 658 people were killed. Like anywhere else, fatal boating accidents in New York commonly occur because of reckless, distracted, or otherwise negligent operators. As a victim or a bereaved family member, it is important to understand that you may be compensated for your unjust pain and suffering.
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