Waneta Lake residents honor teen killed in boat accident


Waneta Lake residents paid a special tribute to 17-year-old Owen Thomas.

Residents lit flares around the lake to honor the Rochester teen who was killed in a boating accident in Schuyler County Thursday night.

According the the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office, Thomas fell overboard and pronounced dead at the scene.

Two other people taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The accident is still under investigation. 

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Mobile Apps DMB_1503428499636.png

Trending Now