New Mexico couple dies at Lake Powell

Published 07/07 2012 05:34PM

Updated 07/07 2012 08:44PM

PAGE, Arizona (ABC 4 News) - An accident involving two personal watercraft resulted in the death of two adults in the San Juan arm of Lake Powell.

According to the National Park Service the New Mexico family was enjoying the scenery at Peekaboo Arch when one of the personal watercraft slowed down off plane, while the other personal water craft did not, resulting in the collision.

The accident investigation is being conducted by Utah State Parks with assistance of the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and National Park Service.

The names of the victims have not been released.

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