LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — A California man was injured in a PWC crash on Tuesday, July 20 at the 2.5MM. 

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 32-year-old Ian Place of Colorado Springs, Col. was driving a 2018 PWC when the vehicle came too close to a second 2018 PWC driven by 41-year-old Derek Place of Clovis, Cali. Derek Place fell overboard and was struck by Ian Place’s PWC, the Patrol says. 

Derek Pace was moderately injured and was transported by Lake Ozark EMS to Lake Regional.