13-year-old girl struck by boat propeller

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CUSTER COUNTY, Okla. – A 13-year-old girl is recovering after being hurt in a boating accident on Foss Lake, which is in Custer County in west-central Oklahoma.

Authorities say the girl was with her family when she jumped off the platform and tried to land on a tube behind the boat.

According to investigators, she missed the tube and was struck by the boat’s propeller.

The girl was flown to OU Medical Center in serious condition.

 

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