Diver struck by boat off Florida

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A Myrtle Beach, S.C., man is recovering in a Florida hospital after he was struck by a boat while diving in the Atlantic Ocean, according to authorities.

Following the incident Shelley was listed in critical but serious condition after he was taken to Delray Medical Center with serious lacerations, Ferraro said.

The incident occurred when a 28-foot boat driven by Jon Berger, 64, of Highland Beach, Fla., struck Shelley as he surfaced, Ferraro said. Shelley was diving off a commercial charter boat, Lady Go Diver.

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