Motorboat had an accident – level 3, A12
A family day out on a lake in Missouri ends in disaster after all seven passengers in a motorboat are injured.
The incident happened after the powerboat got caught in the wake of another vessel with the driver losing control and members of the group being thrown across the boat.
The accident saw five people rushed to hospital for the treatment of minor and moderate injuries.
Interesting words: powerboat (very strong motorboat), wake (waves behind a boat), vessel (ship), moderate (very small).
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