Cass County boat crash kills 13-year-old girl
HACKENSACK, MN (KBJR) - A 13-year-old girl has died following a boat crash on Ten Mile Lake in Cass County.
According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened at 10 a.m. Sunday, September 4 in rural Hackensack.
Authorities were called to the scene after a boat was traveling near the shore and struck something that caused it to stop abruptly.
The 13-year-old girl from Motley, MN was thrown forward in the boat, causing an injury.
Life-saving efforts were performed immediately at the scene. The girl was then pronounced deceased.
The boat was driven by a 50-year-old man from Horace, ND. He was treated for minor injuries on the scene.
The victims were staying at a family cabin on Ten Mile Lake.
The incident is under investigation.
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