Single vessel crash kills a man on Wheeler Lake Memorial Day weekend

Single vessel crash kills a man on Wheeler Lake Memorial Day weekend

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - ALEA Marine Patrol Troopers are investigating a single vessel crash that killed 56-year-old Jerome Marks, of Huntsville, on Saturday.

Authorities say Marks was killed when he fell off his personal watercraft near Talucah Landing on Wheeler Lake.

Investigators say he way not wearing a life jacket.

Troopers are also investigating the death of a twelve-year-old boy killed in a separate boating incident the same day.

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