Boat seized in connection with hit-and-run that killed teen girl

By Bo Beard | May 17, 2024

The tragic incident

Florida authorities have confiscated a boat believed to be involved in a hit-and-run incident that resulted in the death of a 15-year-old girl wakeboarding in the Miami area. 

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The tragic incident occurred when Ella Adler was hit by a boat while wakeboarding near Nixon Beach in Key Biscayne on a Saturday afternoon. 

A mile from shore

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Despite falling into the water and waiting to be rescued by her boat about a mile from shore, another vessel struck her, causing her death.