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Woman injured in boating accident in Plaquemine waterway

3 weeks 2 days 2 hours ago Friday, June 12 2020 Jun 12, 2020 June 12, 2020 4:16 PM June 12, 2020 in News
Source: WBRZ

PLAQUEMINE - A woman suffered a head injury after her boat struck an object in an Iberville Parish waterway Friday afternoon. 

The accident was first reported around 3:30 p.m. in the Port Allen Lock along LA 75. The Plaquemine Fire Department says the boater was thrown from her seat after the vessel hit a log.

The victim reportedly suffered injuries to her head and neck after being flung into the deck of the boat. She was taken to a hospital in Baton Rouge for treatment.

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