Child killed in boating accident on Lake Havasu
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A child was killed Monday afternoon in a boating accident on Lake Havasu.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies were called out at about 3:40 p.m.
Authorities said a married couple were on a rented pontoon boat with their four children when their 8-year-old daughter fell from the bow of the boat and was struck by the propeller.
The girl was taken to shore where she was pronounced dead.
Authorities said the girl was wearing a life vest at the time of the incident. Her father, who was driving the boat, did not appear to be under the influence.
The family is from Cottonwood, Arizona. The girl's identity has not been released.
The accident remains under investigation.