Fatal boat accident off Masonboro Inlet
Masonboro Inlet, NC (WWAY) — The Coast Guard has confirmed a boat accident at the Masonboro Inlet near Wilmington has claimed one man’s life.
A crew-member aboard the boat contacted the Coast Guard at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening stating that they had hit a rock and one person aboard had been severely injured.
A response boat arrived on the scene and towed the boat back to Wrightsville Beach. A coroner arrived on the scene and pronounced the boater dead.
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