Boat overturns on Ashley river, two injured

Two people were taken to hospital after a jet boat accident late this morning

St John Ambulance was alerted at 11.50am about the crash on the Ashley River near the Okuku River.

A St John spokesman said the boat overturned and a helicopter with St John paramedics was sent out.

One person with serious injuries, including chest injuries, was flown to hospital while the other, who had moderate injuries, was taken there by land.

Fairfax Media