Skier dies in boating incident

Sunday, September 3rd 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(AP)-A 28-year-old man died Saturday while skiing on Lake Keystone in Tulsa County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said.

Brian Harness of Mannford suffered internal injuries and was pronounced dead on arrival at a Tulsa hospital, troopers said.

Harness had been skiing and was trying to climb aboard a boat when he fell unconscious into the water at 5:55 p.m., the patrol said. He was pulled from the water and transported to shore, where cardio-pulmonary resuscitation was attempted, troopers said.

A 28-year-old Texas man was killed Saturday when his personal watercraft collided with a 22-foot boat on Lake Texoma in Marshall County.

The patrol said Jayson Wade of McKinney, Texas, was pronounced dead at the Texoma Medical Center in Sherman, Texas, following the 6:30 p.m. collision.