Thursday, May 13, 2010

Boat Strikes Jetty In Wenona- Five Are Hurt

The charter boat "Break Time" struck a jetty in Wenona on Thursday morning. (Photo submitted by WBOC Facebook fan Suzie Wantz DeVaughn)

WENONA, Md.- Maryland Natural Resources Police say a captain, a mate and three passengers on board a charter boat suffered non-life-threatening injuries when the vessel crashed into a jetty in Wenona on Thursday morning.

Two of the victims were transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury.

Both the U.S. Coast Guard and Natural Resources Police are investigating what happened and to determine what- if any- charges could be filed.

Wenona is an unincorporated community located on Deal Island in western Somerset County.

The charter boat is named "Break Time".

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