(CNS): The RCIPS has now released the identity of the man who died following a boating accident on New Year’s Day. He was Dale Gerald Ebanks (49) of West Bay. According to the police, Ebanks was one of two people testing a vessel in the North Sound at around 6:15pm when there was a steering failure. He was thrown overboard and struck by the boat. The crew of another vessel brought both men to shore and Ebanks was taken to the George Town hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries early Monday.
Police said the incident is under investigation by the Joint Marine Unit and the RCIPS extended their condolences to the family of the victim.
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