Australian charged over US jet ski death
Sat August 11, 2012 11:01pm
A 20-YEAR-OLD Australian man has been charged over the accidental death of a 16-year-old Californian girl in Hawaii.
Media reports in Honolulu say the death followed a jet ski accident.
The Star Advertiser newspaper in Honolulu says the Australian was charged on Thursday with negligent homicide over the accident which happened last Sunday.
The paper says his bail has been set at $US100,000 ($A94,930).
Fairfax Media says the man is due in court again on Tuesday, with the Department of Foreign Affairs saying he is from Queensland.