HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. – Wildlife officers say a man seriously hurt in a boating accident on Mountain Island Lake on Saturday afternoon will have a long recovery.
They say he has several broken bones and a dislocated shoulder.
No one else was on board when the boat crashed ashore and into the woods near Arthur Auten Road around 3 p.m.
Med Center Air flew the man to the hospital.
His name hasn't been released.
Wildlife officers say they're still trying to figure out why he lost control of his boat.