Maine PWC Rider Dies After Fall

Portland Press Herald: Maine authorities say an Orland man has died while riding a Jet Ski on a local pond. The Maine Warden Service says 52-year-old Ross Staples was operating his Kawasaki Jet Ski on Toddy Pond at about 3:30 p.m. on Sunday [August 5] when he fell off.

Witnesses say he got back on the watercraft, but fell off again about 50’ from shore and appeared to struggle while trying to get back on.

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