Friday, April 18, 2014

Pelion High School Student Paige Widmer Killed In Boating Accident – Ottawa Ohio

17-year-old Paige Widmer lost her life recently in a boating accident on Lake Erie in Ohio. She was on 'spring break' at the time. According to the US Coast Guard – the boat was found partially submerged when they arrived on the scene. Another young woman, 33-year-old Amy Santus, also died. This tragic accident occurred on Toussaint Reef. It is believed there were four people on the boat, which was a 21-foot Tracker. Those two unidentified people are missing. A massive effort of local law enforcement and volunteers are searching for them. Paige Widmer was a member of the Pelion High School volleyball team.

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