One Person Critical After Two Boats Collide Off Florida Coast
Aired February 26, 2001 - 12:18 p.m. ET
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DARYN KAGAN, CNN ANCHOR: Wanted to bring you the latest now on a story that's breaking off the coast of Florida, where at least one person is critically injured. That after a boat collision. This was near Marco Island, Florida.
The Coast Guard says that a charter vessel which was carrying 50 passengers hit a smaller boat. There was heavy fog off the Gulf Coast of central Florida. And this all happened less than two hours ago. Two of the three passengers on the smaller craft were injured. One is in critical condition. They were transported to nearby hospitals. No one on the larger ship was hurt. No estimate yet on the damage to either vessel.
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