Tricounty News

Boat accident with injuries Aug. 9

Friday, Aug. 9, at 5:35 p.m.,
Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, Cold Spring/Richmond Police Department, Chain of Lakes Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance were sent to Cedar Island Lake, Wakefield Township, for a watercraft crash with injuries. An Allison runabout was driven by David Hanle, 35, of Becker. David Hanle lost control of the runabout after hitting the wake of a passing boat. The Allison boat veered off course and struck the shoreline. David and the only other occupant, Barbara Hanle, 56 of Richmond, received what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. Both were taken to the St. Cloud Hospital Emergency Room by Gold Cross Ambulance for treatment of their injuries. This crash is still under investigation by the Stearns County Sheriff.