Man injured in boat crash north of Tavernier Creek

Man hospitalized after suffering head and arm injuries

By Andrea Torres - Digital Reporter/Producer


MONROE COUNTY, Fla. - A boater was seriously injured in a Saturday crash off the Florida Keys.

Monroe County Sheriff's Office Deputy Becky Herrin said deputies suspect the boat collided with a channel marker north of Tavernier Creek.

The man injured was at Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center with head and arm injuries.

The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission was investigating the crash.

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Local 10 News' Marcine Joseph contributed to this report.

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