Three injured in Lake of the Ozarks boat explosion
Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
LAKE OZARK, MO – A boat explosion Sunday at Lake of the Ozarks led to three people being hurt, one of them seriously, according to KMZU.
O’Fallon woman Debra Kiely was standing on a dock while the boat stopped for fuel at the Point Randall Resort, located at 1584 Susan Road. The boat exploded, and she was hurled into the lake.
Kiely was seriously injured and was airlifted to the hospital for treatment.
Two other people were also hurt and were taken by ground ambulance to an area hospital.
The cause of the explosion is not known at this time.
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