Bay Area mariner found dead after boat fire

The Marin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of mariner on a boat that caught fire in Richardson Bay.

The fire happened early Saturday morning. Neighbors reported a small explosion, and the Coast Guard responded.

The county coroner’s office is still working to identify the occupant of the boat because of the severity of the burns.

Jeff Jacob, who lives on Richardson Bay, described the resident of the boat as an experienced mariner. He said there were generators aboard the boat.

“He was a seaworthy sailor,” Jacob said. “He knew what he was doing out there. It could have happened to any boat.”

Related Articles

UC system agrees to $73 million sexual abuse settlement

Almost 90,000 abuse claims filed against Boy Scouts

Hate crimes in US reach level not seen in a decade

How did Lori Vallow’s third husband die? Police are now investigating.

Highway 395 murder mystery: California man disappeared on way to meeting, family says

…read more

Source:: The Mercury News – Entertainment

      

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)
  Painted pots for the holidays — a gateway craft to link children and nature

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *