By Kevin Deutsch

Several people were injured when two airboats crashed in Parkland Friday morning, authorities said.

Two people with serious injuries were being taken to the hospital as trauma patients after the crash, which happened in the water near the end of Loxahatchee Road around 11 a.m., said Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department Deputy Chief Mike Moser.

Another person suffered minor injuries, while a fourth declined transport to the hospital.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is investigating the crash.

Additional details about the accident were not immediately available.

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Kevin Deutsch
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Kevin Deutsch is an award-winning crime journalist and author. A graduate of Florida International University, Kevin has worked on staff at The Miami Herald, New York Daily News, and The Palm Beach Post.