Tube hits shoreline; one person dead, another severely injured - CBS46 News

Tube hits shoreline; one person dead, another severely injured

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Chad Haase (Source: Fannin County Sheriff's Office) Chad Haase (Source: Fannin County Sheriff's Office)
FANNIN COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

One person is dead and other was severely injured in a boating accident on Lake Blue Ridge in Fannin County.

Officials say David Payseur III, 47, was killed in the accident. Deborah Brooks, 48, was severely injured.

According to investigators, the pair were on a tube being towed by a boat when the tube hit the shoreline.

The operator of the boat, later identified as 44-year-old Chad Haase has been charged with first degree homicide by vessel, serious injury by vessel, boating under the influence, and possession of marijuana.

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