LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Missouri- The passenger of a personal watercraft was seriously injured in Easter Hollow Cove at the Lake of the Ozarks on Sunday according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Cathy Duke, 57, from Tulsa Oklahoma was transported by ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital.

The Water Patrol says the Kawaski PWC driven by Kurt Weissenbach, 58, (Moreno Valley, CA) was leaving the cove when they encountered a large wake causing Duke to strike the vessel.

Trooper Cpl. Bartlett responded at 4:30 p.m. to the 8 mile marker scene.