2 of 3 Vonore boat accident victims out of hospital

2 of 3 Vonore boat accident victims out of hospital

VONORE (WATE) - Two of the three people injured in a boat accident over the weekend in Vonore have been released from the hospital.

Christopher Allen Harper, 33 of Sweetwater, and Jeffrey Gunderson, 29, of Madisonville, were treated and released from the hospital. Passenger James Teele, 22, of Madisonville, is in critical condition at UT Medical Center.

Previous story: 3 men transported to hospital following boating wreck in Vonore

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officials say a boat ran aground Friday night around 10 p.m. at Toqua Campground in Vonore.

The 18-foot boat traveled more than 40 feet on the bank before striking a tree.

No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.
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