No criminal charges in Skaneateles boating accident that critically injured girl

A woman who critically injured her step-daughter in a July boating accident on Skaneateles Lake has been ticketed, but will not face criminal charges. The woman, Jamie Wheeler, was ticketed on several boating/navigation law violations, the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday when it announced detectives had finished investigating.

On July 6 Wheeler was driving a 17-foot Bayliner boat on Skaneateles Lake. She was towing her stepdaughter, Kaelynne Driscoll, 8, and her husband, Christopher Driscoll, 32, on an inner tube when the inner tube hit a wake and the pair were thrown into the water.

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