Man critically injured in boating accident near Shell Island

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB)– A man is in a Bay County hospital after suffering a head injury on Shell Island.

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, the man reportedly jumped off the boat and hit his head on the anchor.

The coast guard station in Panama City responded to the incident. The man was found unconscious on the scene, and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

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