2 Killed, 23 Hospitalized After Boat Capsizes Off San Diego

2 Killed, 23 Hospitalized After Boat Capsizes Off San Diego 2 Killed, 23 Hospitalized After Boat Capsizes Off San Diego

Sunday, 02 May 2021 04:07 PM

Two people were killed and 23 were hospitalized after a boat capsized off the coast of San Diego Sunday morning, the Associated Press reported.

San Diego Fire Rescue Department received reports that a vessel had overturnedCabrillo National Monument in Point Loma around 10:27 a.m. local time, spokesperson Monica Munoz told CNN.

The wounded were transported to local hospitals, "including Sharp Memorial, Palomar Medical Center West, Alvarado, UCSD Medical Center (Hillcrest), Grossmont Hospital, Kaiser Clairemont Mesa, Kaiser Zion and Paradise Valley Hospital," the department said.

Munoz told CNN that most of those taken to hospitals are "non-emergent," but that three people are in "somewhat to very urgent status."