The accident occurred at 11:30 a.m. on Lake Joseph in Ontario, Canada, after O & # 39; Leary's boat collided with a larger boat and passed over its nose. Gary Poltash, 64, was hit and killed in the incident and Susan Brito, 48, died shortly afterwards, NBC News reported. Three others were treated for various injuries.
NBC also reports that O'Leary's wife operated the boat during the incident and passed a DUI test administered shortly thereafter, the incident is still under investigation and no charges have been filed.
" Out of respect for the families of the victims and to fully support the ongoing investigation. I do not think it is appropriate to make further comments at this time, "O & # 39; Leary said in a statement. "My heartfelt prayers and condolences to the victims, families and those affected by this loss."