published Sunday, September 1st, 2013

4 injured, 1 missing in boating accident

NASHVILLE — Authorities are searching for at least one person following a boating accident on Percy Priest Lake that left four people injured.

According to WKRN-TV, two boats collided around noon on Sunday.

Officials say a person thrown from one of the boats wasn't wearing a life jacket and remains missing.

They say one of the individuals injured in the accident was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with a head injury. The other three received non-life threatening injuries.

None of the victims have been identified, and officials have not provided additional information about how the accident occurred.

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