Highway Patrol investigating accident near Goose Creek Lake in St. Francois County

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

NEAR FRENCH VILLAGE, MO – Around 9 pm Saturday night a pontoon boat filled with people overturned on a road in the Goose Creek Lake development in St. Francois County Missouri.  A spokesperson for the Missouri State Highway Patrol tells Fox 2/News 11 that officers on the scene are investing an accident that involves 12 people on a pontoon boat that was being towed by pick-up truck when it overturned while making a turn on a road.

A sheriff’s deputy told Fox 2/News that 3 persons were injured, 2 with minor injuries and 1 person was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital for evaluation.

An investigation is underway.

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.


Latest News

More News