Boat driver gets jail time for West McDonald tubing accident
The drunk driver involved in a boating accident that seriously injured a tuber on West McDonald Lake on July 4, 2012 has been sentenced.
Lucas Michael Buerkley, 21, of Fargo, N.D., appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Dec. 23. He was sentenced to one year in jail, with 355 days stayed for two years. He will also pay a $300 fine and be on probation for two years.
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