State Parks Boating Program urges stand up paddleboarders to wear life jacket, leash
Last updated 8/21/2019 at 12:36pm
OLYMPIA – The Washington State Parks Boating Program is urging stand up paddleboarders to be safe on the water by always wearing a life jacket and leash.
According to Washington state recreational boating accident data, six stand up paddleboard fatalities have occurred in the last 29 years — four of those have been in the last 30 days.
“The fact that we’ve had four back-to-back fatal...