Swimmer seriously injured after being hit by a boat

AUSTIN, TX – An adult swimmer was hospitalized this morning after he was hit by a boat near Mansfield Dam Park. According to the Austin-American Statesman, medics from the Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the incident at 4370 Mansfield Dam Road at around 9:49 a.m. They found the swimmer with serious injuries and transported him to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center for treatment. He is expected to survive the accident.

No further details on the boat that hit the swimmer have been released at this time. Our team will continue to monitor the situation and post an update if new information becomes available.

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