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Man suffers from lacerations after boating accident on Tybee sand bar


A man has been injured after a boating accident near Tybee Island left them with lacerations due to an encounter with boat propellers around 4:20 p.m. on Saturday, July 26th.

The accident happened after the man jumped off the back of the boat he was on while anchored at the Tybee Sand Bar.

The man was taken to A-J's Dockside where Tybee Island Ocean Rescue met with them from Tybee Island Police Department.

The man was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries according to SCMPD spokesman Julian Miller.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Marine Patrol also responded to the incident.

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