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6 injured when boat hits bridge in Florida Keys

Seven Mile Bridge
Posted at 9:46 AM, Jul 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-27 07:02:30-04

MARATHON, Fla. -- Six people were injured when their boat crashed into pilings of the Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.

The crash happened about 7:45 p.m. Sunday near Marathon.

Monroe County Sheriff's spokeswoman Becky Herrin says three people were airlifted to a hospital in Miami and the others were taken to Fisherman's Hospital in Marathon.

The boat was towed to Sunset Grille in Marathon.

No further details were immediately available.