5-Year-Old Hurt in Boating Accident Near Motley
MOTLEY -- A five-year-old girl was hurt in a boating accident Thursday.
The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. on Lake Alexander, southeast of Motley.
The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says the girl was on a wakeboard boat that was pulling a tube with passengers. While on the water, the ski tower broke, falling on top of her and hitting her in the head.
She was taken to Staples Hospital with a head injury.