CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. – An Iowa resident was hospitalized after being hit by a propeller at the Lake of the Ozarks today.

The Missouri Water Patrol says the incident occurred TrumanLakearound 11:45 this morning at Lynch Hollow Cove on the Osage Arm of the lake in Camden County. Chelsea Hamerlinck, 23, of Davenport was trying to board a tube near the engine of a pontoon boat when she was struck by the propeller.

Hamerlinck was transported to Lake Regional Hospital with moderate injuries.