BRANDON, Miss. (WLBT) - Lieutenant Trevell Dixon with the Reservoir Patrol says a man was cut by a boat propeller on his leg and torso after jumping into the Reservoir to save a child.
The incident happened at the Rankin Landing around 4:00 p.m. Monday afternoon.
The child only received minor injuries.
The relationship of the child to the man is still unknown.
This is a developing story.