Lake Norman swimmer has foot amputated after being ‘run over’ by boat, NC cops say


Someone swimming in Lake Norman late Wednesday had to have part of his leg amputated after being struck by a boat in the water, according to the Observer’s news partner WBTV and other news outlets.

It happened near a neighborhood on Brick Kiln Way in Iredell County, which is just outside the Trump International Golf Club, the station reported.

The victim’s name and age have not been released.

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