Twelve-year-old dies on Smith Lake Memorial Day Weekend

Twelve-year-old dies on Smith Lake Memorial Day Weekend
(Source: Amber Battles)

Cullman County, Ala. (WBRC) - A twelve-year-old boy was killed in a boating incident in the area of Goat Island on Smith Lake Saturday, Memorial Day weekend.

According to authorities, a boat was pulling Christian Hart, of Vinemont, and two other juvenile boys on inflatable tubes when Hart was fatally injured around 6:20 p.m.

ALEA Marine Patrol Troopers are also investigating a separate, fatal boating incident that occurred Saturday near Talucah Landing on Wheeler Lake.

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