American Woman Killed In Boating Accident

Another tourist death

An American woman died following an apparent boating accident on the island of Bimini Sunday, police have reported.

According to police, the 26-year-old was on board a boat that left south Bimini with a number of passengers.

However, the vessel collided into Turtle Rock, off south Bimini.

Police were alerted shortly after 10:00 p.m., Sunday and reported that the female passenger had been ejected from the boat and landed in the water.

She was located a short time later was taken to the Alice Town Clinic where she was pronounced dead.

Investigations are ongoing into the matters.