inMCSOA Canyon Country, California man landed in a boat when he tried to jump into the Colorado River from a railroad bridge in Topock. The Mohave County Sheriff’s office said 20-year-old Kenneth Wegner was knocked unconscious after his more than 20-foot drop into the 21-foot boat about 4:00 p.m. Saturday, August 6.

Wegner was rescued from the water and flown to a Las Vegas hospital for treatment of serious injuries. A 24-year old woman who was hurt on the boat was transported to a hospital in Needles.