A 68-year-old Saint Charles man suffered serious injuries Friday afternoon after a boating accident at Lake of the Ozarks. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports that Ward Twyford was driving his boat near the Grand Glaize Bridge when he pulled into the path of an oncoming boat, causing the two to collide.

Twyford was transported to Lake Regional Hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The other driver, 57-year-old Penny A. Thurman of Grain Valley, Missouri, suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment.