Anderson County man charged with BUI on Norris Lake

Anderson County man charged with BUI on Norris Lake

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ANDERSONVILLE (WATE) - An Andersonville man is facing charges after a Saturday night boating accident on Norris Lake.

Officials with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency say 26-year-old Joshua Ford was driving a runabout boat around midnight when it struck a pontoon boat from behind.

The collision caused a passenger in the pontoon boat to suffer minor head injuries and cause two other passengers to fall into the water. 

Ford is now charged with boating under the influence and was booked into the Union County Jail.

TWRA is investigating.

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