Police: Man crashed boat into Fire Island dock; charged with BWI

According to police, Edward Beekman was operating a 1991 23-foot Mako, when he crashed the vessel at 3:13 a.m.

News 12 Staff

Jul 1, 2022, 4:59 PM

Updated 657 days ago

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Police: Man crashed boat into Fire Island dock; charged with BWI
Suffolk County police say they arrested a man after he crashed a boat while under the influence of alcohol in Point O’Woods in Fire Island.  
According to police, Edward Beekman was operating a 1991 23-foot Mako, when he crashed the vessel into the north end of the Point O’ Woods dock at 3:13 a.m. 
Beekman, 58, of West Sayville, was charged with operating a vessel under the influence of alcohol.  
He was transported to a hospital for treatment of not-life threatening injuries.  


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