GENERIC: Health

COLUMBUS, Ga. (CBS46) --Four children and three adults suffered injuries Tuesday afternoon as a result of a boating accident on Lake Oliver.

According to the Department of Natural Resources, a ski boat left the lake and hit a picnic shelter near the marina ramp. There were six people on the boat at the time of the incident, however, there were no people at the picnic shelter.

Two children were transported to Egleston Hospital in Atlanta, and the other two were checked and released from an area hospital.

The three injured adults received care from a local hospital.

The investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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