Man injured after diving from boat on Lake Havasu

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A 40-year-old man from California is recovering from his injuries after a boating accident on Lake Havasu.

Trish Carter with the Mohave County Sheriff's Office said Shawn Simmon jumped from an idle boat in the area of Thompson Bay around 5 p.m. Sunday. When he was returning to the boat, he hit the propeller, causing him to cut his right thigh, calf and foot.

Simmon was taken to Lake Havasu City Regional Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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