< Back to All News

Rollins Lake Boating Accident

A seven year old boy narrowly escaped serious injury after another boat crashed on top of the boat he was in. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says a deputy on boat patrol at the Greenhorn Access at Rollins Lake received information about a collision between two boats at the boat launch area. The Sheriff says the accident occurred when a husband backed a trailer into the water. His wife was launching the boat, but started drifting  towards some rocks. The husband loudly told the wife where she was headed.
Click here to listen to Sheriff Keith Royal

The Sheriff says this accident could have been a disaster. He is cautioning all boaters to take extra precautions.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha