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7/4/2017

Teen shot on moped in Boone County

Teen shot on moped in Boone County

Posted 10:01 PM 7/4/2017 by Matthew Judy, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - A 17-year-old was shot in Boone County, just Southwest of Columbia, Tuesday evening.

The Boone County Fire Protection District was dispatched to Bethany Drive shortly after 9 p.m. in response to a shooting.

A 17-year-old was taken to the hospital with (More)

7/3/2017

Man airlifted to hospital following flyboard accident

Man airlifted to hospital following flyboard accident

Posted 6:11 AM 7/4/2017 by Daniel Perreault, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

LAKE OF THE OZARKS -  One person was seriously injured after a flyboarding accident Sunday evening according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

46-year-old Brian Effertz had to be airlifted to University Hospital. 

The Patrol said that Effertz was being towed on a Zapata flyboard behind a jet ski. Effertz then lost his balance and feel on top of the jet ski.

No more information was available regarding the victim's condition.

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