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Boater Injured In Freak Mishap Involving A Rope And An Empty Innertube

All News RSS Feed Front Page News Friday, June 23rd, 2023

A mishap Thursday afternoon at the one-mile mark of the Glaize Arm in Camden County causes moderate injuries to a McHenry, Illinois, woman.

The water patrol division of the highway patrol says it happened while a boat was pulling an empty innertube and a cleat broke sending excess rope from the boat at 70-year-old Ruth Strohfeldt.

Stohfeldt was treated at Lake Regional.

The operator of the boat was not injured.

All News RSS Feed Front Page News Friday, June 23rd, 2023

Reporter Mike Anthony