2 seriously injured in boating accident at El Capitan Reservoir

SAN DIEGO - A boating accident at the El Capitan Reservoir left two people hospitalized with serious injuries.

The incident was reported shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday, according to authorities.

Witnesses tell 10News a boat was pulling a tube, which became too close to shore and hit the rocky beach.

Four people were inside the tube. Two were taken to the hospital with serious injuries, while the conditions of the two other people were unknown.

Two fire engines and two medic units were sent to the scene, and fire officials later requested an additional engine, according to the Lakeside Fire Protection District.

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