Teen Drowns in NH Canoe Accident

Women drowns in Kennebec River by Augusta Maine
Women drowns in Kennebec River by Augusta Maine

Seacoast Online: Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal canoeing accident as a teenager who was vacationing in the mountains with friends.

The New Hampshire Fish & Game Department says Syel Mansoor Bilal and 3 friends were canoeing on a pond in Stark just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday [Aug. 27] when the canoe capsized and Bilal drowned. The 3 others safely swam to shore. They have not been identified.

Read more about the canoe accident in New Hampshire.