Three die after boat capsizes – La Perouse

Three men have died after a boat capsized off La Perouse.

Just after 12.30pm today (Sunday 5 July 2020), emergency services were called to Henry Head Lane at La Perouse following reports a boat had capsized near the lighthouse.

Three men were retrieved from the water; however, they died at the scene. They have not been formally identified.

Officers from Eastern Beaches Police Area Command are at the scene, and an investigation into the incident is underway.

It’s not believed any other occupants were on board; however, the search operation is continuing.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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