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2 Transported to Hospitals After Jet Ski Crash on Tygart Lake

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Two people were taken to the hospital after a jet ski accident on Tygart Lake Sunday afternoon.

The Division of Natural Resources said two jet skis were traveling southeast on the lake when two Shinnston women turned left in front of 22-year-old Kyle Thompson of Bridgeport.

The DNR said Thompson couldn't avoid hitting the two woman. Thompson went over the bow and went airborne. The crash caused all three people to be thrown into the water. A jet ski struck one of the woman in the head and chest.

She was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital by Healthnet and she is currently in ICU. The second woman was treated and released from Grafton City Hospital. Thompson refused treatment.