Two boat crash in Oyster Creek Channel claims one life

A deadly two watercraft crash occurred Sunday afternoon in the Oyster Creek Channel at Barnegat Light.

A deadly two watercraft crash occurred Sunday afternoon in the Oyster Creek Channel at Barnegat Light. (7/10/16)

NEW JERSEY - A deadly two watercraft crash occurred Sunday afternoon in the Oyster Creek Channel at Barnegat Light.

The two boats, a 36-foot speedboat, and a 16-foot Carolina Skiff collided with seven people on board.

The operator of the 16-foot boat, Chan-Hee Kang, suffered fatal injuries. One other person suffered minor injuries.

The crash is still under investigation. 

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