A swimmer was left with a severe injury after they were struck by a boat propeller while swimming off Wareham Sunday.
First responders were called to Bourne Cove around 11:45 a.m. where they found the swimmer on the shoreline. â€œThe WDNR (Wareham Department of Natural Resources) Officer immediately began lifesaving first-aid to control bleeding. Wareham EMS and Fire arrived on scene and stabilized the victim, who was transported to Tobey Hospital,â€ saidÂ the WDNR.
The boatâ€™s driver did stay on the scene and was trying to help the swimmer before first responders arrived.
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