LOWELL (CBS) — A man has died in a jet ski crash on the Merrimack River Tuesday.

The District Attorney’s office said they are now looking for anybody who may have witnessed two jet skis colliding between 2 and 3:30 p.m.

After the crash, the man was taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. He was later pronounced dead.

Officials said the Massachusetts State Police, the Environment Police and Lowell Police all responded to the crash.

All three departments are continuing to investigate. If you have any information, please reach out to one of them.

Comments (3)
  1. Bill Wells says:

    This is not the first time a serious accident has occurred here. A year ago to the day a man was critically injured when he crashed into the wall opposite the beach. The jet skiers infesting the river near Rynne Beach and as far upriver as Vesper Country Club are out of control. They have no regard for other boaters, and it seems like no knowledge of the rules of the road.

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