Jet skier accused of drunkenly crashing into boy at NY beach

Bronx man charged after allegedly plowing into 8-year-old at Long Island's Jones Beach

A Bronx man was arrested Saturday for allegedly drunkenly crashing his jet ski into an 8-year-old boy swimming in a Long Island bay.

WALMART PARKING LOT SHOOTING IN UPSTATE NEW YORK LEAVES 1 DEAD, 3 INJURED, INCLUDING 15-YEAR-OLD 

Anthony DeJesus, 30, is accused of plowing into the young swimmer in the Sloop Channel at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh at about 7:30 p.m., according to Nassau police.

Anthony DeJesus was arrested after allegedly plowing into an 8-year-old at Long Island's Jones Beach. 

Anthony DeJesus was arrested after allegedly plowing into an 8-year-old at Long Island's Jones Beach.  (FOX5)

The child was airlifted to Cohen’s Children Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said.

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DeJesus is facing several charges, including operating a vessel impaired by alcohol and operating a vessel intoxicated.

This story first appeared in the New York Post.