Muscatine man seriously injures leg falling into Mississippi River

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A Muscatine man was injured when he fell out of a boat on the Mississippi River.

The Iowa DNR announced Sunday, August 31, 2014 that over the weekend that a 33-year-old man suffered a serious leg injury from the boat motor propeller after he fell from a boat west of Fairport.

He was taken to an area hospital before being airlifted to another.

The Iowa DNR continues to investigate the incident.