Man Dies During Rideau Ferry Regatta

An American man has died after crashing his speedboat during a race,  just north of Kingston.
     
Provincial police say the boat was competing in the Rideau Ferry Regatta Saturday afternoon, when it became airborne and the operator was ejected.
     
They say the man, 69,  from Lakeville, Minnesota died shortly after being taken to hospital.

His name has not been released and a post portem will be done at Ottawa Hospital.