WPBF is reporting that 70 year old Stephen Graga of New Jersey was killed Sunday morning in a boating accident near the intracoastal waterway close to Sebastian. Two others were hospitalized due to the pontoon boat turning over.
A Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission spokesperson stated that three people were rescued from the capsized craft but Graga died underneath the boat. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. He was not wearing a life jacket.
This tragic accident remains under investigation. We’ll have more here as information becomes available.
Everyone at the DeBerard Injury Attorney wishes the best for all injured parties. As personal injury attorneys we know that a tragic accident such as this can have an impact that may last a lifetime.