At least Two people were killed and ten injured as a result of the collision of two boats on Friday night. In the village of Key Biscayne (Key Biscayne), located in the city of Miami, Florida. According to local media ‘7news Miami’, there were five people in one of the two boats that collided in the bay, and seven in the second.
After the collision, one of the ships started to sink. Lifeguards and the US Coast Guard transferred the injured, including two children, to health centers during the rescue efforts.
“We had 11 patients that we needed to treat and evaluate. Ten of these patients were transferred to hospitals in the area, two of them in critical condition: one minor and one adult,” Lieutenant Pete Sánchez of the City of Miami Fire Department told the media cited above.
Likewise, the Coast Guard, after searching for two hours, retrieved the body of a 60-year-old man who disappeared from the water for later transport to a medical center.