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St. Cloud girl injured in swimming accident

St. Cloud girl injured in swimming accident Click to Enlarge Photo: Mary Gascho, Photos.com

Jul 4, 2012 at 6:44 am

St. CLOUD, Minn (KNSI) A close call for a 16 year-old St. Cloud girl involved in a swimming accident Tuesday.

Authorities say the girl was swimming on the south end of Big Watab Lake in Collegeville Township when she hit her head on a pontoon and lost conciousness.

She was pulled from the water and taken to a dock where first aid was administered. She was then taken by ambulance to St. Cloud Hospital where she was listed in stable condition.

The girl was able to speak with sheriff's deputies about the incident last night. Her name has not been released.

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