Two seriously injured in boat crash on Gold Lake


PETERBOROUGH-Two men were seriously injured in a boat crash on Gold lake.

Peterborough County OPP and emergency crews were called to the scene on Saturday just after 1:30 pm after reports a boat ran aground on Gold Lake.

Witnesses told police the vessel was allegedly travelling at high speed before losing control and colliding with the shoreline.

A 27 year-old man from Cambridge, Ontario received serious life threatening injuries as a result of the crash. The vessel operator was transported to a Kingston area trauma centre by Ornge Air Ambulance and remains in serious condition.

Police continue to investigate the cause of the collision.