Lake Texoma tubing accident lands siblings in the hospital

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POTTSBORO, Tex. (KXII) - A 17 year old and an 18 year old were taken to the hospital Friday evening after a tubing accident near Mill Creek Marina.

Officials say a brother and sister were on a tube with 3 other people when it hit a pier after wiping out while tubing.

The 18-year-old was flown to a hospital in Plano for facial lacerations.

Her 17-year-old brother was taken to TMC by Denison EMS for lacerations to his lower abdomen.

A third teenager who is 13 years old, was also hurt but did not go to a hospital for treatment.

Officials say there is no indication alcohol or drugs were involved in the accident.

The incident is under investigation.

No citations have been issued.