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10-year-old Clarendon boy killed as fishing boat falls on him

Published:Monday | August 10, 2015 | 5:53 PM

A 10-year-old child has died after a fishing boat fell on him in Clarendon.

The child has been identified as Milton Samuda from Portland Cottage in the parish.

It’s reported that he was attempting to hop onto a boat being towed by a donkey cart driven by his grandfather.

The child’s grandfather said he was leaving Portland Cottage to head to the Rocky Point Fishing beach when he heard a sound and realised the boat had toppled over killing Milton.

Milton was a student of the Portland Cottage All-Age School.

The matter is now being investigated by the police.