Three men die after their boat hits rocks and capsizes at Sydney’s Botany Bay
- Emergency services were called to Henry Head Lane in La Perouse in the southeast
- The three male victims who died on the spot have not been identified
- Helicopter view showed a fallen boat hitting rocks
Three men died after their boat capsized and hit rocks in Sydney.
Emergency services were called at 12:30 pm on Sunday at Henry Head Lane in La Perouse in south-east Sydney, near Botany Bay.
CPR was performed on two of the unidentified victims, but all three died on the spot.
A Westpac Rescue Helicopter and a Toll NSW Ambulance Rescue Helicopter were called on site and several people pulled out [a] capsized boat, “said a tweet.
Helicopter vision showed a fallen boat crashing into rocks, the Daily telegram reported.
Eastern Beaches Police Area Command agents are on site where an investigation into the incident is ongoing.
It is not believed that other people were on the boat at the time of the accident.
A report is being prepared for the coroner.
More to come.