Jet ski accident leaves man with broken legs

Posted by Paige Bresky --email

ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A man broke both legs in a jet ski accident Sunday afternoon.

According to Palm Beach Fire Rescue, a 54-year-old man was jet skiing down a canal when he hit a pole and broke both of his legs around 1:37 p.m.

The accident happened around 134 Heatherwood Drive in Royal Palm Beach.

The man was immediately transported by helicopter to St. Mary's Hospital where he is expected to survive.

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