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Girl cut by boat propeller

A teenager hurt by a boat propeller over the holiday weekend has been treated and released from hospital.

According to a police spokesman, the 17-year-old girl suffered leg injuries after she was struck by a propeller at Raft-Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday afternoon.

Marine police, Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service and ambulance personnel all responded to the incident and assisted with initial medical care.

The spokesman said she was admitted to the general ward at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, but has since been discharged.

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Published June 19, 2019 at 9:00 am (Updated June 19, 2019 at 9:01 am)

Girl cut by boat propeller

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