LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MO – A Lexington resident was injured following a boating accident on the Missouri River.

Water Patrol reported the incident from Sunday morning as having occurred at Route 13 bridge over the river in Lafayette County. The report states, the operators of two fishing boats, driven by David Swearingin of Carrollton, and Paul Bowser of Lexington, collided due to limited visibility from fog.

An occupant, Michael Hutchings, 45, of Lexington received treatment of moderate injuries at Centerpoint Medical Center