2 injured in boating accident involving alleged drunk driver

Published: Jul. 31, 2022 at 9:43 AM EDT
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HUBBARDTON, Vt. (WCAX) -A boating accident left two people injured on Saturday.

Police say Joseph Moffit, 39, of Hubbardton, was driving his boat on Lake Hortonia Saturday when he crashed into a floating trampoline.

They say two children were on that trampoline at the time, and one of them was injured.

An adult man was also injured while attempting to help the children.

Police say the investigation revealed Moffit was driving while under the influence of alcohol. He has since been charged with boating while intoxicated and is due in court in September.

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