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Charges possible in boat collision

Investigators say that charges could be forthcoming in the two-boat collision in the Florida Keys that flung passengers into the water and sent nine people to the hospital.

The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. Sunday near Sands Cut, a popular sandbar area near Elliott Key, Fla., said Officer Jorge Pino, spokesman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, which is spearheading the investigation.

A 36-foot Carrera carrying 16 passengers was struck by a 28-foot vessel carrying two people, Pino said, throwing at least a dozen people into the water. The 28-foot vessel capsized after the collision.

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