Three Total Water Accidents For Entire Labor Day Weekend

Local News Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

One person received moderate injuries following a 3rd boat accident at the Lake this holiday weekend.

According the Highway Patrol, 36-year-old Larry Robinson of Springfield Illinois was injured after he jumped a wake at the 26 mile mark of the Osage Arm.

The patrol says the wake caused him to fly off his PWC and strike a Pontoon Boat driven by 38-year-old Shane Adkins, also of Springfield Illinois.

Robinson was taken to Lake Regional for treatment.

2 other people were injured in separate accidents on the water, including a 22-year-old woman who was struck by a propeller while attempting to board her boat.

Local News Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

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