MOULTONBOROUGH, NH (CBS) – A jet ski exploded on Sunday on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire, injuring a 56-year-old man and an 8-year-old child.

Police say the watercraft blew up as Steven Mitton, 56, of Andover, Mass. tried to start it.

The force of the explosion sent Mitton his 8-year-old passenger flying from the watercraft.

Mitton suffered a broken pelvis. The child, who is also from Andover, suffered a head laceration.

Both victims were taken to the hospital. Their conditions were not known.

Police are investigating the incident.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s