Boat captain for charges soon over fatal Pomeroon crash

Charges may be brought as early as tomorrow against the surviving boat captain involved in the fatal Pomeroon boat crash, which claimed six lives, following a recommendation by the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD).

MARAD on Saturday said the accident was caused by one or both of the captains failing to observe international regulations and it disclosed that it advised the ‘G’ Division police to proceed with charges. A source told Stabroek News that the police have since filed charges and boat captain may make his appearance as early as  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.