Recreational Boat Capsizes in Oregon – Two Dead

by | Sep 29, 2021 | Maritime Law, Wrongful Death

There was a deadly accident involving a recreational boat in Oregon on September 26, 2021.  At the time, the vessel was just outside the Umpqua River Bar.  Three people on board the vessel were rescued by Coasut Guard personnel.  Tragically, two people were trapped in the vessel’s cabin and were killed.

There have been a number of recent incidents involving vessels.  There was a fire on the product tanker SAMUS SWAN on September 11, 2021.  There was a deadly boating accident in Lee County, Alabama on September 13, 2021.  A fire broke out on the ro-ro cargo ship ATLANTIC PROVIDER on September 15, 2021.  A fire broke out on the container ship LUEBECK on September 16, 2021.  The bulk carrier XIN HAI ZHOU 26 struck a fishing vessel on September 22, 2021.  The ro-ro passenger ferry LCT LITE FERRY 3 capsized on September 24, 2021.  Three crew members were killed in a deadly explosion on the tanker HUA HONG 18 on September 25, 2021.  There was a deadly carbon dioxide leak on board the car carrier SANG SHIN on September 27, 2021.

Our experienced lawyers handle maritime personal injury and wrongful death litigation of all kinds and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of another party. The lawyers of Spagnoletti Law Firm have handled maritime lawsuits throughout the country.  Our attorneys have extensive experience in injury and death cases that occurred on recreational boats.

The experienced and aggressive vessel accident attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of this tragic accident. There are strict and short time limits on making claims related to vessel accidents, so please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your rights.