On August 13 at 2:44 PM, officers responded to Prince William Marina located at 12849 Gordon Blvd. in Woodbridge (22192) to assist the Department of Fire & Rescue with an unconscious individual. The investigation revealed the victim, a 73-year-old man, was docking his boat when he fell into the water. A family member who was a short distance away, quickly began calling for assistance. An employee of the marina went into the water and immediately began CPR before additional employees assisted in removing the victim from the water. A short time later, members of the Fairfax County Police Marine Unit responded and took over CPR until rescue personnel arrived at the location. Rescue personnel transported the victim to an area hospital where he later died. The victim’s body was transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy and determination of cause of death. At this time, there is no foul play concerning the death. The investigation continues.
Identified: The deceased was identified as Kinney Howard SIMPKINS, 73, of Unionville, VA