Seven injured in boat collision near Jackson County
Charleston, W.Va. -- Seven people were injured after two boats collided on the Ohio River on Sunday afternoon.
The boats, which were traveling near Buffington Island in Jackson County, hit head-on at about 3 p.m., according to an officer with the Ravenswood Police Department. One passenger was seriously injured and transported to a nearby hospital, police said. The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is investigating.