Ski boat/personal water craft collision on Allatoona kills woman passenger, injuries operator.

Ski boat/personal water craft collision on Allatoona kills woman passenger, injuries operator.


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From Hometown: Here’s the latest, courtesy of Mark McKinnon, Public Affairs Officer with the DNR’s Law Enforcement Division

At approximately 1 p.m. Saturday, DNR game wardens responded to a boat incident on Allatoona Lake at Little River. In the incident, a ski boat and a personal watercraft collided just north of Little River Marina.

Cheryl Lynn Shephard, age 47, of Woodstock, the passenger on the personal watercraft, was transported to Northside Hospital where she died. The male operator also was transported with serious injuries.

The cause of the incident is under investigation by GA DNR C.I.R.T. The investigation should take six to eight weeks.

 

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