A 12-Year-Old Girl injured In Calshot Jet-Ski Crash
30 May 2016, 07:11
A 12-year-old girl has been airlifted to Southampton General Hospital after she was injured in a jet-ski crash in Calshot.
A 12-year-old girl has been airlifted to hospital after she was injured in a jet-ski crash.
The youngster was hurt in the accident which involved two jet-skis carrying two adults and another child at Calshot, Hampshire.
A South Coast Ambulance Service spokeswoman said that the girl's injury was not thought to be life-threatening.
She said: ``We treated one girl aged 12 for non-life threatening injuries. She has been taken by air ambulance to Southampton General Hospital.''
The spokeswoman said that it had also sent a rapid response vehicle and a hazardous area response team trained in water rescues to the scene.
pic from SCAS_HART Hazardous Area Response Team of South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
A Coastguard spokeswoman said: ``A 999 call came in at 2.15pm and the Gosport and Fareham independent lifeboat, along with Calshot inshore lifeboat and Southampton Coastguard Rescue Team were sent to help.
``It's believed there were two adults and two children on board the jet-skis.''