DEATH TOLL TO 4 IN BOATING ACCIDENT
Monday, July 25th, 2011 -- 11:39 am
Posted by Riley Hebert-News Director
A boat crash on the Chippewa River in Lake Hallie Friday night killed four people.
The bodies of two Minnesota men missing since the crash were found Sunday.
Authorities say a speedboat collided with a pontoon carrying six members of a wedding party.
The crash killed Matthew Overhulser, 28, and Mark Michels, 50, both of Eau Claire.
Overhulser was part of the wedding party. Michels was driving the speedboat.
The bodies of Luke Pohl, 25, of Elk River, Minn. Matthew Simonson, 28, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., were found Sunday.
The groom-to-be was also injured and remains hospitalized.