4-year-old from Woodland Hills killed in Lake Arrowhead Boating Accident

- Published: 06 September 2016
4-year-old from Woodland Hills killed in Lake Arrowhead Boating Accident

A 4-year-old kid was struck and killed by a joy boat at Lake Arrowhead on Sunday subsequent to falling over the side, powers said. 

Gideon Zilberstein, of Woodland Hills, was riding on the bow of the pontoon while it was pulling a skier when the mischance happened at around 4:20 p.m., said Olivia Bozek, a representative for the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.

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"At the point when the skier fell, the watercraft administrator swung to recover the skier," Bozek said. "The youngster fell over the side and was struck by the watercraft." 

The youngster endured traumatic wounds and was professed dead at the scene by crisis restorative suppliers at 4:33 p.m., Bozek said. 

The accident is under scrutiny by the sheriff's specialization, she said.