A boater from St. Robert was moderately injured Saturday while boating on the lake.

A boater from St. Robert was moderately injured Saturday while boating on the lake.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, Vicente L. Huerta, 27, was idling among several anchored and drifting boats at the .2 MM of the Grand Glaize Arm. Huerta was injured as he attempted to avoid a collision by pushing the 2016 Playcraft Deck Boat from an anchored boat. 

Huerta was sent to Lake Regional Hospital. He was not wearing a safety device during the accident.