Three Men Hurt in Boating Accident in Northern Minnesota

By KBJR News 1

Three Men Hurt in Boating Accident in Northern Minnesota

August 29, 2013 Updated Aug 29, 2013 at 4:26 PM CDT

Crane Lake, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Three men from the state of Virginia wound up in the hospital following a boating accident in Northern Minnesota on Wednesday.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Department says their boat struck rocks on Crane Lake throwing two of the men into the water.

The third man radioed for help.

The men, in their 60s and 70s, were taken to the hospital by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities say the men weren't wearing life jackets.

Alcohol was not a factor.

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