Boat collision kills 1, injures 3; search for missing boater

Sep 6, 2015 2:40 PM by News Staff

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater off Catalina Island after two vessels collided, killing one person and injuring three others.

The Coast Guard says the collision occurred early Sunday morning when a dingy carrying five people collided with another vessel.

The three injured were airlifted by helicopter to the University of California Los Angeles Medical Center.

The Coast Guard says one person had a head injury and two others had minor injuries.

Several boats and a helicopter are involved in the search for the missing boater.

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