Woman Injured in Boating Accident on New Meadows River

On August 5, the Maine Marine Patrol responded to a report of a watercraft accident on the New Meadows River near Cundys Harbor involving a woman who received severe lacerations to her leg after falling overboard and being struck by the boat’s propeller.

The woman, Casey L. Chandler, 21 of Brunswick, was transported to Mid Coast Memorial Hospital in Brunswick and then transported by LifeFlight helicopter to Maine Medical Center in Portland.

The Marine Patrol is investigating the incident.