One dead in boating accident (Updated 1:40 p.m.)

dharris@sunherald.comOctober 8, 2011 

An official with the Department of Marine Resources says one of the people involved in a boating accident this morning has died.

Jennifer Leirer with DMR confirmed the death for the Sun Herald. She said three people in the one-boat accident had been accounted for.

The Coast Guard and DMR are investigating. The boat was found adrift on the Harrison County side.

Sunherald.com will update this story as more details become available.

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