Two boats collide causing fatality in Bethel

(AST)(Alaska State Troopers)
Published: Jul. 13, 2020 at 7:22 PM AKDT
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BETHEL, Alaska (KTVF) -

A boating accident over the weekend led to the death of a Bethel man. On Sunday afternoon, Alaska State Troopers were notified of boat wreckage involving two boats on the Kuskokwim River. The person who called the troopers located a deceased male inside of the boats, along with a child who had life threatening injuries. Two other adults from the boat were located with non life threatening injuries. Everyone with injuries was transported to receive treatment. The deceased male was identified as David Berlin, of Bethel. The condition of the person on the other boat has not yet been reported and the investigation into the collision is ongoing.

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