Dublin man dies in Lake Sinclair boating accident

A 62-year-old Dublin man died in a boating accident on Lake Sinclair early Saturday, according to a spokeswoman from the Department of Natural Resources.

A group of seven were fishing early Saturday in the Island Creek cove of Lake Sinclair, which borders Hancock and Baldwin counties.

The group’s 19-foot Carolina Skiff boat hit a boathouse.

Jerry Luecke, of Dublin died of head trauma as a result of the accident. Two others were seriously injured and sent to the Oconee Regional Medical Center, DNR spokeswoman Melissa Cummings said Sunday.