Woman injured in boating accident off Sanibel Island

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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Woman injured in boat accident on Sanibel Island (Provided to WINK News)

A 33-year-old woman was injured Saturday in a boating accident off Sanibel Island, according to FWC.

The woman was airlifted to Lee Memorial Hospital with serious injuries after she was struck by the propeller of a rental boat and had multiple lacerations, FWC said.

The incident happened around 11:30 a.m. There were five people on board the 21-foot vessel, four of which were uninjured.

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