Two teens hurt in tubing accident

Posted at 7:38 PM, Jul 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-20 00:44:40-04

A tubing accident in Elizabeth City sent two teens to the hospital.

The teen who was driving the boat is facing two charges including reckless operation of a boat according to The Daily Advance.

It happened on the Little River near Nixonton, North Carolina.

The Daily Advance reports Tyler Keaton was driving a boat and towing an inner tube.

The tube ended up hitting a boat that was nearby.

One of the girls inside of the tube is still recovering at the hospital according to the paper.

The other has been released.