Category Archives: Boating Accidents

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Boat Accident on Lake Austin Causes Two Injuries and One Death

A boat accident on Lake Austin last month caused two injuries and one death. On January 23, police were called to the scene of the accident after receiving reports that two boats were involved in a head-on collision. First responders were able to locate two men involved in the accident, but a third was missing. One of the men involved…
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How Will ‘Operation Dry Water’ Reduce Drunk Boating in Austin?

If you’re planning on heading out on the water this summer, you may want to layoff the booze. The Austin Police Department (APD) recently launched an initiative called Operation Dry Water to help crack down on drunk boaters. Last year, APD issued 17,942 safety warnings and citations. Additionally, police arrested 278 boaters for drugs or alcohol. The purpose of Operation…
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