The boy, his father and 11-year old brother were in their boat in the water, stump pass Marina in Charlotte County, Florida, near just before 9 am, according to news sources, the boy sat behind the boat when his father opened the engine, switch to the gear.
It rebounded throttle and caused by the movement of the boy dropped from a boat propeller from 20 feet.
Child trauma to his abdomen, was rushed to the Englewood Community Hospital where he later died.
We mourn this tragic event and our thoughts and the boy’s family.
7 killed, raised the ship in Charlotte County, Winknews, from July 9, 2016.