Child in critical condition after boating incident in Millsboro

DNREC and Delaware State Police are investigating the cause to a boating accident in Millsboro last night (June 16).

The Indian River Volunteer Fire Department, along with units from Dagsboro, Millsboro, Delaware Marine Police, Sussex County Paramedics and the U.S. Coast Guard responded to the area of Warwick Road between Gull Point and the NRG Power Plant of a boat that crashed into a dock.

Ground units and additional EMS units from Millsboro and Dagsboro.

Officials say multiple adults and a child were involved in the incidents, with one adult taken to a nearby hospital for further evaluation. One child was reported in critical condition and flown to A.I. Dupont Hospital for Children via the Delaware State Police Aviation unit via the NRG Power Plant helipad.

At this time, there is no additional information. Images posted are from the Indian River Vol. Fire Department’s Facebook page.

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