GILFORD, N.H. – A woman who testified against boating speed limits was killed and two others were injured early Sunday when their boat crashed on
The state’s Marine Patrol Board Bureau said the wreck killed Stephanie Beaudoin, 34, of Meredith. The driver of the Formula powerboat, Erica Blizzard of
Officials said the accident happened at 2:30 a.m. Sunday as Blizzard, 34, was driving the 37-foot vessel southeast of
“They were having a great time this weekend, doing something for (Blizzard’s) father on Fathers Day,” Stephanie Beaudoin’s father, Edgar Beaudoin, told the Concord Monitor.
Blizzard’s father, Paul Blizzard, owns the Lakeport Landing Marina in
"There's no doubt in my mind the skill was there, the knowledge was there," Hickok told the Concord Monitor. “Having a father who owned a marina, growing up with one, now running it, you almost have boats in your blood."
A third woman, Nicole Shinopules, 34, of
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.