Man airlifted to hospital after water ski accident in Lamar Co.

Man airlifted to hospital after water ski accident in Lamar Co.

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A 40-year-old man was airlifted to the hospital after a water ski accident in Lamar County Sunday evening.

According to Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel, the accident happened around 5:00 p.m. Rigel says the male was water skiing at Big Bay Lake and hit a pier.

The identity of the man or his condition is unknown at this time.

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