Basalt Woman Killed in Tubing-Boating Accident

Jul 29th @ 10:09 am in News by Scott Staley


(Eagle County, CO)

Eagle County authorities say a 21-year old woman was killed in an apparent boating accident at Ruedi Reservoir in the mountains north of Aspen on Friday.  Basalt resident Haley Rinaldi was on an inter-tube on the water being towed by a boat when the incident occurred.  It’s believed the tow rope broke and Rinaldi was struck in the head by part of the metal tow-hitch.  The death has been determined to be an accident.