by: Scott McCaulley
A man attempting to get off a boat while its docking Monday Morning at Schooner Creek off Table Rock Lake in Stone County is injured after falling on the dock.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol Accident report indicates the injury occurred as 43-year-old Brandon Beard of Blanchard, Oklahoma was stepping off the boat. Beard slipped and fell on the dock at around 10:30 am.
Beard sustained serious injuries from the fall and was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for treatment.