Man injured by boat propeller in James River

Updated: Aug. 27, 2018 at 4:32 PM EDT
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PRINCE GEORGE, VA (WWBT) - A man was flown to VCU Medical Center after falling overboard in the James River and being struck by a propeller.

Prince George County fire officials confirmed the man was in a pontoon boat and fell overboard.

He was struck by the boat's propeller multiple times and suffered severe injuries.

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is investigating the incident.

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