- Associated Press - Monday, June 20, 2016

VIRIGNIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Beach man has been injured after the jet ski he was on exploded.

Local news outlets report officials say the incident happened Sunday afternoon near Indian Cove Campground.

Virginia Beach Fire Department District Chief Mike Barakey says that dispatchers received a call around 12:20 p.m. about a boat explosion and a man in the water with injuries near the shore.

Officials say the unidentified man was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Barakey says fire officials are working with police to investigate the cause of the explosion.



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