Posted November 09, 2018 09:23:56 A 16-year-old boy has died after a yacht pulled into a beach in Queensland, police said.
Key points:A yacht pulled in to surf beach on a surf beach near Bowen Island, in Brisbane’s eastThe yacht is believed to have a speed of about 100 knotsMotorist, an Australian tourist, was injured when the boat came into contact with the young man’s bodyPolice are searching for the two people who pulled the yacht in to the surf beach at Bowen Island.
“A teenage boy was found deceased at the scene,” a police statement said.
“Police are appealing for the public’s help in identifying the two men who pulled in on to the beach.”
The yacht was a popular tourist attraction in Brisbane and is believed not to be in the same location as the boy’s body.
“Police have not identified the yacht’s owner.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.org.au.
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