Photo Courtesy of Lake Resident Tanya Steggall-Newberry


The operator of a boat that crashed near the 15.9 mile marker of the Main Channel Tuesday night might be hurt.

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Corporal Brian Geier (Guy-er) with the Missouri Highway Patrol.

He tells KRMS News they’re looking for the operator of the boat, who ran away after the crash.

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Guyer says the boat that crashed was a 42 Fountain and it was about 15 feet from the water.

He also says they believe they have identified the operator, but there’s no word on an arrest.