SAN DIMAS – Three women died and four other people suffered injuries when a personal watercraft collided with a boat on Puddingstone Lake Saturday, authorities said.
The dead women were initially described as being in their 20s, 30s and about 60 years old, Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Bernard Peters said.
The crash was reported about 4:20 p.m. at the park, 120 Via Verde, Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Bernard Peters said.
Three men in their 20s and 30s were flown to a hospital by helicopter with apparently moderate injuries, Peters said, while a woman in her 20s was hospitalized with injuries believed to be minor.
Initial reports indicated a personal watercraft and a boat collided, officials said.
The three women who were killed were all believed to be riding on the personal watercraft, Peters said.
The crash was being investigated by lifeguards from the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation, officials said.