Teen airlifted after jet ski accident in North Topsail Beach

NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, N.C. (WNCT) – Officials in North Topsail Beach say an 18-year-old local man was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center Sunday afternoon.

Town Clerk, Carin Faulkner, says the victim hit his head upon exiting a jet ski near the inlet on the Camp Lejeune side of North Topsail Beach.

Emergency personnel were dispatched around 4:45 pm. North Topsail Beach Fire and Rescue, North Topsail Beach Police Department, Turkey Creek Volunteer Fire and Rescue and Onslow County EMS responded.

No word yet on the victim’s condition.

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