The Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency says a man was injured in a boating accident in Roane County yesterday. Officers say the male got into the water to get a boat onto an island when he was hit by a boat propeller. He was transported to U.T. Medical Center by Lifestar to undergo emergency surgery. Authorities say the incident took place in the river off of the 7,000 block of New Hope Road in Rockwood. More details will be released soon.