The mother of Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick died Friday in a boating accident in Fresno County, whereas his injured father stays hospitalized.
Sheriff’s officers recognized Bonnie and Donald Kalanick as victims in the accident at Pine Flat Lake, a boating and recreation vacation spot lower than 35 miles east of Fresno. The accident occurred when their vessel hit a rock and sank shortly earlier than 5 p.m. Friday, based on the Fresno County Sheriff’s Department.
Paramedics took Bonnie Kalanick, 71, of Northridge to close by Trimmer Springs Marina, the place she died. A crew transported her husband to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, the place “he is being treated and he is with his family,” Lt. Ron Hayes stated.
An post-mortem is scheduled for Sunday; Hayes stated the investigation is ongoing. Throughout Saturday morning, divers from the Sheriff’s Department labored to get well elements of the boat.
Uber officers on Saturday launched a press release that stated: “Last night Travis and his family suffered an unspeakable tragedy. His mother passed away in a devastating boating accident near Fresno and his father is in serious condition. Our thoughts and prayers are with Travis and his family in this heartbreaking time.”