Men lose feet in Texas boating accident

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POST, Texas (KLBK) — Two men suffered amputation injuries Saturday evening in Gobbler Creek, an inlet of Lake Alan Henry, located between Lubbock and Abilene.

According to Game Warden Aaron Sims, the men were trying to get an anchor to come up for a boat. Sims said they were near the propeller when the boat operator engaged the engine.  

One man lost both feet, and another lost one foot.

Lubbock Police and a Garza County Constable responded along with Texas Game Wardens.  The wardens will take the lead in the investigation.  

Names were not yet released. 

For updates visit EverythingLubbock.com.

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