Boat Captain Faces Charges in Columbia Woman’s Death
The captain of a Mexican tour boat that capsized and killed three Americans, including a Columbia woman,
faces an involuntary manslaughter charge today. 77 year old Dorothea Pahrman was on a cruise wiht her daughter from Tuolumne City.
Pedro Arias Elenis steered the 18-foot boat into dangerous waters off the Cabo San Lucas coast and failed to provide life vests to his passengers.