Michael Harris, 26, and Tyler Hayden killed; 3 injured after high-speed boat crash off of Santa Catalina Island, California
Michael, 26, was with his girlfriend and three others on a dinghy about a quarter mile off Catalina Island's Casino Point when according to his mother it was struck by a speeding boat. Witnesses say they heard someone screaming for help around 1 a.m. Sunday morning. His girlfriend, Kelly Wells and two other friends were injured and flown to the hospital. A fifth person was reported missing. The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department and the Coast Guard launched a dive and sonar search but suspended their efforts at 7 p.m. Sunday pending new information.
Dori said Tyler, a student at Shorecrest High School and two-time All-American swimmer, was a passionate lover of Seattle sports and would write essays about the Seahawks.