by Tim Church
STONE COUNTY, Mo. – A woman from Augusta, Missouri suffers serious injuries in a watercraft incident Sunday afternoon, on Table Rock Lake.
The Missouri Highway Patrol Water Division reports 50-year-old Gregg Brankensiek of Augusta was traveling northbound on Table Rock Lake at 12:35 p.m., when he drove his boat over a large wake, causing a passenger, 48-year-old Melinda Brakensiek, to be ejected from her chair and onto the floor of the vessel.
Melinda was transported by ambulance to Cox Medical Center Branson to be treated for her injuries.