Corpus Christi, TX – Steven Chaney loses Life in Boat Crash


Corpus Christi, TX (May 22, 2024) – A boat accident reported in the Corpus Christi area on Monday evening claimed one person’s life. On May 20, authorities were notified that they were needed at the scene of an accident near the Marker 37 Marina.

Official reports indicate that a boat collision occurred in the area near Padre Island. One person on the boat, identified as 63-year-old James Byma, sustained injuries as a result of the accident. One additional victim, identified as 73-year-old Steven Chaney, was fatally injured. He was pronounced deceased by authorities. The United States Coast Guard, the Corpus Christi Fire Department, and the Nueces County Emergency Services District all responded to assist. Investigations into the accident are currently ongoing.

We hope James Byma recovers quickly after this accident.

Our condolences go out to the family of Steven Chaney.

Fatal Boat Accidents in Texas

Corpus Christi, TX – Steven Chaney loses Life in Boat CrashFatal boat accidents can shatter families, leaving them to struggle with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one and the emotional turmoil that comes along with it. In these tragic circumstances, families often seek legal recourse to hold responsible parties accountable for their negligence. Taking legal action in the aftermath of a fatal boating accident is not just about seeking financial compensation; it's about pursuing justice for the lives lost and the pain endured by those left behind.

Working with a Corpus Christi wrongful death lawyer for your case is vital for protecting your rights and well-being. An experienced lawyer will work tirelessly to secure the maximum compensation possible to help you cope with the emotional and financial burdens you are enduring. The Edwards Law Firm, with its extensive 50-year history, stands as a beacon of excellence in providing legal support in personal injury cases. Our dedication to achieving just outcomes and advocating for those affected by harm or injustice sets us apart as champions of victims' rights. Contact our firm at (361) 320-6752 today to schedule a complimentary consultation and embark on the path to seeking the justice and compensation you deserve.

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