Boat clips Flagler Bridge

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX)-  A boat sailing on the intracoastal waters near West Palm Beach was clipped by a closing Flagler Bridge.

Witnesses said the boat was traveling North when the bridge that was closing hit the mast of the ship, cracking part of it off the vessel.

The accident happened near Palm Harbor, the area the ship was steered to after the accident.

The incident comes during the Palm Beach International Boat Show, which runs through the weekend.

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