Game wardens investigating boating fatalities on Fork

aaatpwdTexas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens are investigating a double fatality boating accident on Lake Fork.

The incident involved two vessels and occurred Monday at about 8:45 p.m. Both vessel operators were killed. A child passenger in one of the vessels was severely injured and transported by helicopter from the scene to a Dallas area hospital. 

One of the vessels involved sank at the scene and will be raised with specialized lift bags and then towed to shore for further investigation.

Game Wardens activated their statewide Dive Team and Accident Reconstruction Team. Game Wardens are working with the Wood County Sheriff’s Department. 

UPDATE: Game Wardens have identified the victims involved in a double fatality boating accident Monday evening on Lake Fork as Justin Douglas Wilcox, 34, of Oglesby, and Walter Edward Serbon Jr., 69, Yantis.

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