Boats collide on Lake Guntersville, 3 injured - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Boats collide on Lake Guntersville, 3 injured

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Three people were taken to the hospital after their boats collided on Lake Guntersville.

Marine Police said two bass boats collided in the middle of Browns Creek near the main Tennessee River channel around 12:15.

Two of the three passengers were ejected from the two boats.

Robert Quick, 61, of Locust Fork, was the driver of one of the boats. A spokesperson for Huntsville Hospital confirmed he was in serious condition.

James Love of Pell City was also ejected from the same boat. Love's condition is currently unknown.

The driver of the second boat, David McKinney of Boaz, is also in critical condition at Huntsville Hospital.

The cause of the collision is still under investigation.

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