Man dies after tubing, jet ski mishap

Man dies after tubing, jet ski mishap

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by KGW Staff

KTVB.COM

Posted on August 13, 2012 at 12:32 PM

SALEM, Ore. -- A man died Sunday after he was pulled into rocks on the Willamette River on an inner tube towed by a jet ski driven by his brother.

Rescue crews were dispatched about 7:30 p.m. to Wallace Marine Park in West Salem, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office.

Enrique Salinas, 38, of Salem, died at the scene, police said.

He was at the park for a family outing. The brother was not cited.

Police said it was a tragic accident that did not involve drugs or alcohol.

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