Officials: 1 dead, 1 injured after boat explodes at Manhasset Bay marina

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Port Washington boat fire (Credit: Kent Martins)

Police are investigating what caused a deadly boat explosion on the North Shore.

The 33-foot boat exploded just before 3 p.m. yesterday as it was fueling at Manhasset Bay Marina in the Manorhaven portion of Port Washington.

The boat owner has been identified as Bob Hogan, 74, the former mayor of Plandome Manor, according to Newsday.

Hogan's passenger dove into the water and...

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