Toronto man charged after boat hits woman
The Canadian Press
Published Monday, June 20, 2011 3:33PM EDT
PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - A 60-year-old Toronto man has been charged in a boating accident that injured a 25-year-old woman.
Provincial police were called to a collision Saturday afternoon between a swimmer and a boat on Buckhorn Lake, north of Peterborough.
Officers were told a woman had been cut by a boat propeller while she was swimming with a friend.
The woman was taken to Peterborough Regional Health Centre where she was treated and released.
Michael Ziedins is charged with careless operation of a boat.