Boat falls on 9-year-old girl near park on City Island

Updated: Jun. 4, 2019 at 12:55 PM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - First responders rushed to an area near Ken Thompson Park on City Island Tuesday after a boat reportedly fell on to a 9-year-old girl.

County officials say a call came in shortly before noon about a boat falling on a little girl and first responders rushed to the scene. Crews say the accident happened on land and they called for a trauma alert, flying the little girl to All Children’s Hospital by BayFlite.

At this time, the extent of her injuries are unknown, as it was led to the accident.

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