Coast Guard urges cold water safety following May fatalities

Coast Guard urges cold water safety following May fatalities
BOSTON — The Coast Guard warns of cold water hazards following five fatalities across the First Coast Guard District within the month of May. The Northeast had 30 recreational boating fatalities in 2019, and 50 in 2020. There have been five fatalities within the first two weeks of May alone. While the weather may be heating up, the water temperatures are dangerously low in the 50s and don’t...