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One man seriously injured after boating incident at the Lake of the Ozarks


On June 18th, 2024, 58-year-old Christopher G. Souder was left seriously injured after a boating incident at Jobson Hollow Cove at the Lake of the Ozarks. 45-year-old Joseph C. Pellegrino was operating a 1997 Landau Pontoon on the water, pulling two individuals behind him on a tube. Pellegrino pulled too close to a dock and the tube hit the dock, ejecting both Christopher Souder and the other passenger. The other passenger was not injured. Christopher was transported to Lake regional Hospital by Lake Ozark Ambulance.

Boating is a great way to spend your summer days, but it’s important to do so responsibly. Someone is injured or killed in a boating accident every 2 ¼ hours. If you or a loved one has been involved in a boating accident, it’s crucial pick the best personal injury attorney available to assist you. Here at the AW Smith Law Firm, our experience team is ready to help you navigate through the wake of your boating accident and bring you the peace of mind you deserve.