Charlotte County, FL - Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting an investigation into a boating accident that killed a 7 year old child. It happened around 9 a.m. Saturday morning on the water in the Stump Pass area of Placida.
The child was transported to the Englewood Emergency room where he later died from his injures. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers said the the 7-year-old boy fell overboard into the propeller sustaining serious injuries.
No charges are pending against the father.