Law enforcement investigations the killing of 7-year old child, Charlotte County in Florida boating accidents. Placida pass near the stump about 9 this morning took place the morning of July 9 event. The boy in the 20-foot boat, and as young as 11 years old with his father’s brother. Reports indicate that boy sitting behind the boat, and when his father opened the engine. Unfortunately, father applying too much throttle caused the boy from the back of the boat and fell in the water. Boy made contact with the propeller of the engine seriously hurt him. Children were rushed to the emergency room, where he later died of his injuries in Englewood.
Spode Stewart, Director of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Committee pointed out that “at this time we believe it was just unfortunate accident … No charges were waiting for his father.