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Alcona County Boat Accident Kills 11-Year-Old Girl

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Deputies continue to investigate a deadly boating accident that killed an 11-year-old Williamsburg girl Saturday afternoon on Hubbard Lake.

Deputies say the girl and two other children were on a tube being pulled behind a boat when it collided with a jet-ski.

The other two children on the tube had minor injuries.

The driver of the jet-ski was not hurt.


One young girl died over the weekend after a boat towing tubers collided with a jet-ski on an Alcona County Lake.

The accident happened on Saturday, June 29th in the East Bay of Hubbard Lake.

Three children were riding on the tube when the collision happened.

All three were transported to Alpena Hospital.

Two children suffered minor injuries, and 11 year old Autumn Prohaska died at the hospital.

The driver and passengers of the boat were uninjured, as well as the driver of the jet-ski.

 Police are still investigating the accident.