Two Suburban Kids Hurt In Wisconsin Boating Accident
Featured & Trending:
Latest News Headlines:
(CBS/AP) – Two children from Arlington Heights were hospitalized Thursday afternoon after a boating accident in northern Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said the accident happened around 2:15 p.m. Thursday on Little Star Lake in Vilas County, about 25 miles from the border with the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
A 12-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother were riding an inflatable tube behind a boat when they struck the side of a pontoon boat.
The children were taken to Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff, Wisconsin. Further information on their injuries was not available.
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS Radio and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)