Multiple agencies respond to a jet ski collision in Sarasota County

WWSB ABC7 News at 6pm
Published: Aug. 6, 2023 at 3:39 PM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office and Sarasota County EMS all responded to a boating accident in the 400 block of Blackburn Point Road Sunday afternoon.

FWC received a report of a two-vessel boating accident with injuries at Little Sarasota Bay around 12:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

Authorities said two personal watercrafts were involved in a collision and preliminary information indicated that each vessel had two occupants.

The crash left a 22-year-old female injured. She was airlifted to Bayfront Health, where she is currently getting treated.

This is an active investigation. ABC7 will update this story as more information is received.