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Man dies after boat capsizes in Port Allen

4 years ago June 01, 2011 Jun 1, 2011 Wednesday, June 01 2011 Wednesday, June 01, 2011 6:57:43 PM CDT in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

PORT ALLEN- A man is dead in West Baton Rouge after a boating incident in the Intracoastal Canal.

It happened around 6 p.m. Wednesday, just feet from the Port Allen Lock at the boat launch in Port Allen.

Sheriff Mike Cazes says Keary Jerard Hebert, 55, was trying to take his boat out of the water when it flipped over and pulled him under.

Hebert's body was recovered shortly after 8 p.m.

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