Eliot 7-Year-Old Killed In Boating Accident
A 7-year-old girl was one of two poeple killed in a boating accident in the town of Eliot.
Newscentermaine.com reports the accident happened at around 8:15 Saturday night on the Piscataqua River. A 24-foot boat, driven by John Wickman, hit a buoy as it was pulling up to the Eliot boat landing. Killed in the accident were 56-year-old Laurie Stewart and 7-year-old Kaillen Wickman, both from Eliot. John Wickman and Kaillen's 5-year-old brother were injured in the accident. The brother is being treated at a Boston hospital.
Grief counselors were available at Eliot Elementary School on Monday, where Kaillen was in the first grade.