Thatcher v. Schell, 2005 BCSC 1121

In Collisions and Ships on (Updated )

This case involved a collision on Okanagan Lake between a 26′ sailboat operating under power and a 19′ motorboat. The collision occurred at dusk. Both vessels were destroyed and the occupants of each were injured. The owner of the sailboat alleged that the collision was caused by the negligence of the other vessel in proceeding at an excessive speed and …

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