Jet-skier hospitalized after rescue at Ditto Landing - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Jet-skier hospitalized after rescue at Ditto Landing

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The man's jet ski struck rocks and threw him. (Source: Taylor W.) The man's jet ski struck rocks and threw him. (Source: Taylor W.)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A man is in serious condition following a Saturday afternoon accident on the Tennessee River.

According to HEMSI, a man was riding a jet ski at Ditto Landing when he struck some rocks and was thrown off his vehicle. 

Video and pictures sent in to WAFF from a viewer show Huntsville Fire & Rescue and HEMSI paramedics on the scene, lifting the man to higher ground.

The man suffered chest injuries in the accident. He was transported to Huntsville Hospital, where he remains in serious condition at this time.

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