BOISE -- The Ada County Coroner's Office has released the name of the 22-year-old man who died Friday in a boating accident.
Wesley Matthews II, of Kyle, Texas, died after a fall from a boat in the Lucky Peak Reservoir Friday afternoon. Deputies say he was bow riding, or standing up on the front of the boat when he lost his balance.
Matthews fell into the water, striking his head on the boat's propeller. His two companions were able to pull him back into the craft and call for help. Emergency responders attempted to revive the man with CPR, but he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The coroner said he died from blunt force trauma to the head. The death was ruled an accident.