13-Year-old Avon boy injured in boating accident
ROCKVILLE, Ind. — A 13-year-old Avon boy sustained a severe deep laceration to his lower right leg while boating Sunday.
Emergency crews were call to Raccoon Lake in Parke County around 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Conservation Officers say the boy was being towed by a pontoon boat on a tube when the rope became wrapped around his leg.
He was taken by ambulance to a waiting helicopter and was air lifted to Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis.
His condition is unknown.