Boater dies after being pulled from water on Sanibel

A man is dead after he was found in the water near his boat off Woodring Road on Sanibel Thursday. According to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, FWC law enforcement received a call at about 3 p.m. after a boat was found near a dock, and the boater was found in the water. It’s […]

FWC shares tips to protect you and your family while boating

Emily Champagne was enjoying a work event on a boat just off Fort Myers Beach two years ago when her life changed forever. “It was a split second. I literally got pulled underneath the boat in a split second,” said Champagne. She was thrown from the boat and her right leg hit the boat’s propeller. […]