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OHIO RIVER-BOATING DEATH
Authorities say boater arrested after Indiana teen fatally injured by propeller on Ohio River
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Monday, June 23, 2014 12:54 PM EDT
Authorities say a boat driver has been arrested after a 19-year-old southern Indiana man was fatally injured when he became entangled in a boat motor on the Ohio River.
Kellner says Ward was brought to the beach and emergency workers were called, but he was pronounced dead at the scene about 25 miles east of Evansville.
Kellner says the 22-year-old man who was driving the boat was arrested on a preliminary felony charge of boating while intoxicated causing death.