CHELMSFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - Emergency crews in Chatham rescued a woman Saturday afternoon after she was struck by a boat and the boat’s propeller.

Just before 4 p.m., emergency crews responded to Stage Harbor, at the channel to Nantucket sound for a medical emergency.

A 27-year-old woman was swimming when she was struck by the boat.

She suffered a traumatic leg injury and was transported to Cape Cod Hospital.

She was later transferred to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

The incident is currently under investigation.

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