Skipper killed after boat collides with yacht in Sydney’s north

A MAN has been killed after a boat speared into a yacht on Sydney’s northern beaches.

The accident happened at Pittwater just before 2.30pm on Thursday.

The skipper of the boat, who police say was an elderly man, suffered life-threatening injuries and died at the scene. His exact age is not yet known.


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Police are investigating whether the skipper suffered a medical episode in the moments leading up to the collision.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.