Man hurt when watercraft, boat collide off NJ - My9 New Jersey

Man hurt when watercraft, boat collide off NJ

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OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — One person was injured when a boat and a personal watercraft collided off southern Jersey.

Coast Guard Petty Officer Nick Ameen tells The Press of Atlantic City that the collision occurred shortly after noon Wednesday in the Great Egg Harbor Inlet, in waters between Longport and Ocean City.

Ameen says a boat crew from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City responded and pulled a man from the water. The man, whose name was not released, was being treated at a hospital for leg injuries, and further information on his condition was not disclosed.

State Police are investigating the collision.

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Information from: The Press of Atlantic City, http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com

 

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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