Two boating collisions on Tennessee lakes

(WDEF) – You can tell that boating season is ramping up in Tennessee by the TWRA incident reports.

There have been two collisions since Saturday.

Two personal watercraft hit each other Saturday evening on Norris Lake above Knoxville.

One of the operators suffered a serious injury to his lower leg and had to be flown to a hospital.

Then on Monday, two fishing boats rant into each other on Flat Creek in Sevier County.

One of the occupants want knocked unconscious and thrown from the boat.

He was only saved by his PFD.

Both boat operators suffered minor injuries.

Categories: Regional News