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2 boats collide on Buckey Lake, injuring 3

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two boats collided on Buckeye Lake in central Ohio, injuring three people.

The three people were pulled from the water after the crash Sunday evening at the lake, roughly 25 miles east of Columbus. Authorities didn't release further details about what caused the crash.

WCMH-TV in Columbus reports one person was flown from the scene to a Columbus hospital. Two more people were taken to a local hospital. There was no word on their identities, the severity of their injuries or the types of boats involved in the crash.

The collision is under investigation by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

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