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Fargo 18-year-old still in hospital following July 4 boating accident on West McDonald Lake

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FARGO - Former Fargo North goaltender Nick Schmit remains hospitalized after being injured in a boating accident on July 4.

The family has requested Schmit's condition not be released.


The accident happened at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday on the north side of West McDonald Lake near Dent.

Schmit, 18, was swimming when a passing boat operated by 19-year-old Lucas Buerkley went over him, striking him with its propeller.

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