One Teenager Sent To The Hospital After A Crash On Duck Lake

Posted at 5:49 PM, Jul 21, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-21 17:58:00-04

allegan sheriffCHESHIRE TOWNSHIP, Mich- One teenager is in the Allegan General Hospital with minor injuries after a crash on Duck Lake, Sunday afternoon. When Allegan County Sheriff Deputies arrived on scene they they found out,  that two separate personal watercraft devices (known as PWC’s) were running in circles in the lake when one turned in front of the other. Upon doing so, one of the operators shut down the engine however both collided and knocked the other operator into the water.

Another subject in a separate small watercraft went to the crash and pulled the 2nd operator out of the water.

The operators were 15-year-old siblings who reside in the Wayland/ Byron Center Areas.

Citations were issued to both operators for watercraft and marine violations.