Saturday, 17 November, 2018

Woman's Legs Amputated Following Bahamas Boat Explosion

People on a neighboring boat attempted to rescue injured passengers from the explosion off Exuma in the Bahamas on Saturday SCV Skyline Media
Patty Aguilar | 03 July, 2018, 17:08

Towards the end of the video people can be seen swimming to shore, and a woman is seen being carried out of the water on a stretcher. Sheila Jones and John Inman were named as other passengers on the boat, but they did not suffer serious injuries.

Bahamian member of parliament Chester Cooper called the incident a "sad day" for the Bahamas and "for our American friends" in a Facebook post Sunday.

The identities of those involved have not been released. EMS Air Ambulance flew others for medical care at Nassau's Princess Margaret Hospital.

A United States dancer placed in an induced coma after a boat explosion in the Bahamas will wake to find both her legs amputated.

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One American tourist was killed in the explosion, while two others are said to be in critical condition at a Bahamian hospital.

A GoFundMe campaign to assist with the Schaffer's medical and travel expenses has raised more than $80,000 as of Monday evening. Also among the injured was 22-year-old Stefanie Schaffer, a dancer and athlete who had both legs amputated after the blast, NBC News reports. The 40-foot chartered tour boat was carrying ten tourists and two Bahamians when an engine exploded, engulfing the vessel in flames, police said in a statement.

Her sister Brooke and father Paul received only minor injuries, while her mom broke several bones, per ABC7.

"The boat bursts into flames shortly after 9am". Castleton University posted to Facebook that it was "shocked and saddened to hear that Stephanie Schaffer and her family were involved in such a traffic accident".

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