A 7 Year-Old Watertown Boy Injured At Oakwood State Park


Waterfall boy was confirmed injured in an accident at Oakwood State Park on Friday night.

According to Brookings County Sheriff’s Department, the 7 year-old Watertown boy was traveling at an appropriate speed in an electric scooter on a trail in the park when he was knocked by a pickup.

The victim’s his leg was pinned under a rear tire of the truck when the incident occurred.

The young boy was rushed to the Brookings Hospital and later on moved to Sioux Falls hospital.

The 41 year-old Brian Boydston of Watertown who was said to be the pickup driver sustained roughly, $1,700 damages.

Authorities are yet to release the name of the victim.