Boating Accident

Body Found in Bighorn Lake
On Wednesday, searchers recovered the body of a missing Billings man from Bighorn Lake. 36-year-old Nathan Kelley’s remains were recovered by divers using an underwater remote operated vehicle. A submerged boat was also located, according to a press release issued Thursday...
Part of Bighorn Lake Closed
A portion of Bighorn Lake will be closed today as the search continues for two men missing after a boating accident over the weekend. A National Parks Service spokeswoman said Tuesday the area between dayboards 6 and 8 will be closed from 7 a...
Big Horn Boating Fatalities
MTN News reports that on Saturday night, the Big Horn County Sheriff’s department received a 911 call from an off-duty deputy reporting a boating accident near Dayboard 7, with a sunken vessel and two individuals in the water. According to the National Park Service, sheriff&CloseCurl…
Officials identify man killed in boating accident
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — Officials in Flathead County have released the name of an 80-year-old Kalispell man who drowned in a weekend boating accident on the North Fork of the Flathead River.
Undersheriff Dave Leib says Raymond Abbott was floating the river in a one-man inflatable pontoon boat, …