Man injured in boating accident in Fox River

- Published: 09 July 2016
Man injured in boating accident in Fox River

A man was critically harmed in a boating mishap on the Fox River in the far north suburbs Friday evening. 

The Cary Fire Dept. said salvage teams reacted to a report of a vessel colliding with a dock in the 200-square of River Drive in Trout Valley around 3 p.m.

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When they arrived, powers said an on holiday Mount Prospect firefighter who lives in the area had as of now pulled the oblivious boater from the water. He and another onlooker did mouth to mouth on the man. 

Powers said the man was hurried to Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, where he is recorded in basic condition. 

No other individuals were accepted to have been on the vessel at the season of the episode. 

The reason for the accident is being researched by the McHenry County Sheriff's Department.