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Ponte Vedra Teen Injured After a Boat Accident

PONTE VEDRA, Fla. -- A thirteen year old boy is recovering from wounds to his face after a boat accident Saturday.

According to Florida Fish and Wildlife investigators -- the teenager was operating a small boat in canals around Granada Lane in Ponte Vedra Saturday.

He lost control of the boat and either fell or jumped into the canal.

While in the water, the boat's propeller struck him on the side of his face.

The teenager was flown to Shands Jacksonville for medical attention.

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