An Atlanta woman is recovering from serious injuries after a boating accident Wednesday evening.

An Atlanta woman is recovering from serious injuries after a boating accident Wednesday evening.

Virginia Shaw, 52, was a passenger on a 2004 Cobalt Runabout when the boat hit a large wake, becoming airborne. Shaw was thrown from her seat on the vessel and upon falling back down onto her seat, sustained serious injuries.

Shaw was taken to Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach for treatment.

The incident occurred around 5:10 p.m. Wednesday on the 9 mile marker of the main channel.