What has happened in Aruba? Was there any deaths in Aruba? Today, we will discuss an incredibly tragic accident that occurred on the 21st of December, 2015. The tragic incident occurred in Aruba close to in the United States.

The Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard, an inflatable boat carrying seven Venezuelan men capsized close to Aruba. As they tried to rescue them when a shark swam towards them. Sadly, one was dead.

It’s heartbreaking news. It happened at such a rapid pace that rescuers were unable to help the Venezuelan man. We’ll take a deeper look at this incident. Aruba incident on the boat.

What is the location of Aruba located?

Aruba is a gorgeous island situated in the Southern Caribbean Sea. The island is mostly flat. Ayo Rock Forms, as well as Casibari are the major tourist attractions. In addition, Eagle Beach, Baby, Arashi Beach, Arikok National Park, Boca Catalina Beach, California Lighthouse are well-known spots to see. Aruba is located about 25 km from the shores of Venezuela.

Aruba is an ideal place for beach and sea lovers. If you’re a fan of the peaceful beauty of the ocean and the beach, then Aruba is the perfect vacation spot.

A boater was killed by sharks at the time of an Aruba A boating incident :

The spokesperson named Roderick Gouverneur from DCCG Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard stated in a press release that the boat of the seven Venezuelan men suddenly flipped upside down. After a short time the rescue crew arrived to aid them. Seven Venezuelan men was near-fitting the buoy for torpedos. The rescue crew tried to help the man in the helicopter. But then the shark appeared and struck the man.

The shark injured the man severely. He was unable to recover. When he was taken to hospital, the patient fell dead as he was attempting to get the hospital. It is believed that the Aruba Boating Accident is heartbreaking news.

Additional Injuries

According to the Spokesman Roderick Gouverneur Two other boaters perished when the boat went upside down. They drowned in sea. He also said that the other four Venezuelan men had to take a long amount of time to recuperate from dehydration, after they had consumed plenty of seawater when carrying the pallet and refrigerator.

This tragedy was very painful for the family members as well as those who knew those seven Venezuelan men. Of the seven boaters, there were only 4 survivors. They’re still trying to forget what happened and get back on the life path.

The cause for death during the Aruba Boating incident :

  • A shark brutally killed a Venezuelan man.
  • Two boaters also drowned in the ocean.


Seven Venezuelan men set off for the purpose of selling whisky in Aruba. They set off from Bonaire to sell their products. They weren’t the only ones but a lot of Venezuelans also took vessels to sell their goods throughout the islands of Caribbean Sea.