Report: Capsized boat’s skipper was not qualified

2012-10-25 00:00

CAPE TOWN — The skipper of the pleasure boat Miroshga, which capsized two weeks ago off Duiker Island in Hout Bay, was not qualified to steer the ship. This was one of the technical points of negligence which the SA Maritime Safety Authority listed in their report on the incident in which Peter Hyett (64) and crew member John Roberts (37) drowned.

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