Weekend Accidents On Lake Powell Leave
One Dead And Another In Critical Condition
PAGE, Ariz. – Two serious, unrelated accidents in Glen Canyon National
On Aug. 25 at approximately 5 p.m., a group of seven friends were
Eight National Park Service rangers responded to the scene of the accident,
They began CPR on her while they treated the six other victims.
All of the survivors were flown from the scene of the accident to regional
The Kane County Sheriff’s Office and the National Park Service are
On Aug. 24, Colton Dixon, of Emmett, Idaho, was wakeboarding at approximately 6:30 p.m. in the remote San Juan arm of Lake Powell. He had just completed a flip when the front part of the wakeboard went underwater, causing him to fall forward and strike his face on the water.
Colton soon began experiencing seizures. His friends got him to a nearby
the Flagstaff Medical Center. He remains there in critical condition.