Published On: 7.6.2015 North Carolina

Separate Boating Accidents Claim 3 Lives

From the Charlotte Observer
The Fourth of July weekend turned deadly at two Charlotte-area lakes, as two separate boating accidents left three people dead and two in critical condition.

 The first incident happened Saturday night on Lake Norman, where a boater hit and killed 17-year-old Sheyenne Marshall of Concord.

 The second crash took place hours later at Mountain Island Lake and left dead two family members, Daniel and Jennifer Schmidt.

 The two deadly accidents add to the unusually high number of boating crashes in North Carolina so far this year.

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3 dead in separate area boating crashes on Page 1A of Monday, July 06, 2015 issue of Charlotte Observer