Lake Lanier (Courtesy Ron Vaszari)
GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- Authorities say a woman was flown to Grady Memorial Hospital after suffering a major back injury while tubing on Lake Lanier.
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Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said the woman was taken to the hospital Monday afternoon.
She was identified as 31-year-old Angie Jenkins of Woodstock.
Mark Padgett of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources said Jenkins was riding on a tube pulled by a boat when the tube hit a another boat's wake.
Liz Starkey, a DNR spokeswoman, said Jenkins was being pulled at about 25 to 30 mph at the time.
There was no word on Jenkins' condition Tuesday morning.