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Capsized Sailboat Near San Diego, California Leads to Deaths and Personal Injuries

By Scott A. Marks, Attorney and David Wolf, Attorney
Published by Child Injury Lawyer Network

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In California and other States, boating can be a fun activity for family and friends. Boating can also be a dangerous activity and even a deadly one when a boat capsizes. Because of these dangers and others, it is important to have safety precautions in place including but not limited to life jackets, life preservers, inflatable boats (room permitting and when available), first aid training, and captain / operator training. Near San Diego, California, it was reported that a sailboat capsized leading to the dead of two men and injuries to several other people who were in the boat. The incident took place in San Diego Bay. THe United States Coast Guard, harbor police, firefighters, and paramedics responded to the rescue and post rescue efforts. See Two Dead – 8 Injured – Sailboat Sinks off of San Diego, California.