Young person injured in boating accident along August Drive, JFRD says

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department on Tuesday was sent to investigate a boating accident in a body of water along August Drive on the Northside.

According to JFRD, a child and father were on board the boat when they struck a sandbar. The young person was taken to a hospital with injuries that were described as non-life-threatening.

Additional details were not immediately released.