July 15, 2017 11:53 am
Updated: July 19, 2017 7:42 pm

2 men injured in personal watercraft collision on river in Saskatoon

Emergency services in Saskatoon were called to a collision between two personal watercraft on the South Saskatchewan River.

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Two men were hospitalized after a collision between two personal watercraft on the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon on Friday.

Just after 8 p.m. CT, emergency services were called to the crash near the University Bridge.

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Saskatoon police said the two watercraft, one a stand-up and the other a sit-down type, collided while riding on the river.

Paramedics took the two men, who sustained minor injuries, to hospital.

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Police said alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

The collision remains under investigation.

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