Man killed, 4-year-old girl hurt when watercraft collides with boat

A 52-year-old man has died after his watercraft collided with a boat.

A man and a young girl were injured when their personal watercraft collided with a boat, officials said.

A 52-year-old man, the operator of the watercraft, was taken to Morton Plant Hospital, where he died, officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said.

A 4-year-old girl was airlifted to Bayfront Medical Center and is in critical condition.

The collision happened off Bay Esplanade in Clearwater Beach.

The investigation is continuing.

 

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