Man cut on leg and torso by boat propeller while rescuing child in the Reservoir

Man cut on leg and torso by boat propeller while rescuing child in the Reservoir

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.

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