One man is missing and another has been rescued following a boating accident south of Dominica.
The incident occurred around 4:00 am on February 5 when the boat, the men were in, struck a log and sank, police PRO, Inspector John Carbon said.
Missing is Louis Prevost of Roseau.
According to Carbon, Prevost and Vincent John, better known as ‘Satan’ of Yam Piece, were at sea in a open keel boat powered by a 40-horse power engine when the accident occurred.
John was rescued by a local fishing boat from Fond Cole around 9:45 am.
However, Prevost has not been found.
A boat from the Dominica Coast Guard and an aircraft from the Maritime Rescue Coordinating Center of Martinique are presently in search of the missing man, Carbon said.