A tragic boating accident on Lake Cumberland has claimed the lives of two Northern Kentucky teenagers. The Pulaski County Coroner’s office confirmed that the two brothers were killed in a collision between a jet ski and a speedboat on Friday afternoon.
The accident occurred near the Big South Fork of Lake Cumberland, just south of Woodson Bend Boat Dock near Bronston. The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene and is investigating the cause of the accident.
The two teenagers were identified as residents of Villa Hills, Kentucky. They were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The coroner’s office expressed condolences to the family and friends of the victims and urged boaters to be cautious on the water.
Boating accidents can be deadly, and boaters need to take safety precautions to minimize the risk of accidents. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources recommends that all boaters wear life jackets, follow the waterway rules, and avoid drinking alcohol while operating a boat.
The accident on Lake Cumberland is a tragic reminder of the importance of boating safety. Our thoughts are with the families and friends of the two teenagers who died in this accident.
Two Northern Kentucky teenagers died on Friday afternoon in a boating accident on Lake Cumberland. The cause of the accident is under investigation by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources reminds boaters to take safety precautions to minimize the risk of accidents. Our condolences go out to the families and friends of the victims.