One Dead, Three Injured After Boat Capsized on Lake Norfork


BAXTER COUNTY, Ark. (KNWA) — One person died and three others were injured after a boat capsized on Lake Norfork this afternoon. 

A survivor who suffered a critical injury was airlifted to Baxter County Regional Medical Center.  

The other two injured individuals were taken to Baxter Regional Hospital by ambulance and were said to be stablized. 

Gamaliel Fire Department utilized a fireboat to locate the patients.

Dan Noble with AR Dept of Emergency Management said Baxter County Sheriff’s Office, Arkansas Game and Fish and the Corps of Engineers were on scene.

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