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An operator involved in a boating accident must stop his or her vessel immediately at the scene of the accident and:

  • Assist anyone injured or in danger from the accident, unless doing so would seriously endanger his or her own vessel or passengers
  • Give, in writing, his or her name, address and vessel identification to anyone injured and to the owner of any property damaged by the accident

The operator, another passenger or owner of a vessel involved in an accident must immediately notify the nearest state park ranger or other law enforcement officer if:

  • A person dies or disappears
  • A person is injured and receives medical treatment beyond basic first aid
  • Damage to the vessel or other property exceeds $2,000