A 17-year-old girl died Monday after a boat with 14 passengers crashed and capsized Sunday coast of Miami.
Eleven people were injured, four critically, in the boating accident around 7 p.m
The boat involved in the crash was a 28-foot Robalo center console,
according to the Miami Herald. Boca Chita Key is located within Biscayne National Park offshore of Miami-Dade County.
Lucy Fernandez,a senior at Our Lady of Lourdes Academy,died Monday in the acciden
Hundreds gathered Monday at the all-girls Catholic high school for a prayer vigil, the school said.
officials said in a Facebook post. “We extend our heartfelt condolences to Lucy's parents and younger brother,
Two other Lourdes students were also seriously injured in the crash,
the Herald reported. That school also held a rosary Monday for the victims.
Fire rescue units brought the rest of the passengers to shore, he said.