Diver struck by boat in Martin Co. - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Diver struck by boat in Martin Co.

Posted by Rachel Leigh email

UPDATE, FRI 6 PM: Fish and Wildlife is in charge of the boating accident investigation in Stuart. About an hour ago, there was a group of divers out spear fishing off the coast of Sandsprit Park.

One of the divers was hit by a 38 foot boat. His leg might have been severed. We do not know his condition or information. Fish and Wildlife is on scene talking to the fellow divers and witnesses.

Previously: A diver was struck by a boat in Martin County.

The diver was then taken to Sandsprit Park where he was taken by Life Alert to St. Mary's

The incident occurred a little before 3:00 p.m.

Stay turned to Fox 29 for more information.

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