Two Injured on Lake Hartwell Over Labor Day Weekend

September 3, 2014

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia


Two people were injured on Lake Hartwell on the Georgia side over the Labor Day holiday weekend.

According to Georgia DNR Law Enforcement Officer Craig Fulghum, it happened Sunday in Hartwell.

Fulghum said two boats collided near the Hartwell Marina.

Debris from the accident caused two people to suffer minor injuries.

Fulghum said both victims were taken to the hospital where they were treated for their injuries and released.

One person was charged with Boating Under the Influence. Their name has not been released.

The names of the victims have also not been released.