5-year-old injured after boat capsizes near San Francisco’s Pier 45


SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)—A five-year-old boy is in critical condition after a boat capsized near Pier 45 in San Francisco Saturday afternoon, according to San Francisco police.

The incident was reported around 4:25 p.m on Twitter.

Twenty-seven people and three children were on board the ship and some people were under the hull, fire officials said.

The five-year-old has life-threatening injuries, police said.

They were all on board a 34-foot recreational sailboat called the Khaleesi.

The U.S. Coast Guard reports the 30 people on board have been accounted for.

Five adults and two children went to the hospital as well.

The Coast Guard and other agencies were in the area for Fleet Week and were able to respond quickly.


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