You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

TAUNTON

Man, 47, dies in boating accident

Continue reading below

Authorities said a 47-year-old Taunton man has died in a boating accident on the Taunton River. The Bristol district attorney’s office said Monday that Manuel Pinheiro was struck in the head Sunday when the boat he was riding in struck a tree in the river. Anthony Rose, 46, of Taunton pleaded not guilty Monday to drunken boating homicide and negligent operation of a boat. Prosecutors said Rose was drunk and speeding at the time of the accident Sunday afternoon. Prosecutors said Rose then drove his boat ashore near East Water Street in Taunton, where police and emergency services responded. Pinheiro was taken to Morton Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.