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One boat, two unoccupied jet skis involved in the accident on Padre Island near Fortuna Bay

A boat ran into the two unoccupied jet skis, causing damage totaling over $2,000.

UPDATE: 2:30 p.m.

Captain Ben Baker with the Texas Game Wardens said that last nights boating accident involved one boat and two parked jet skis. Captain Baker said the boat ran into two unoccupied jet skis, causing damage totaling over $2,000. The driver of the boat is facing a potential fine.  

Game Wardens want to remind the public that jet skis are not allowed after sunset and that lights must be turned on right at sunset for all other types of vessels. 

No injuries were reported. 

Credit: 3News

Saturday 10 p.m.

Multiple crews responded to a boat accident on Saturday evening in the ski canals behind Fortuna Bay Drive on Padre Island.

Chief Dale Scott with Nueces County ESD #2 said the Coast Guard, CCPD, CCFD, Nueces County Precinct 3, and the Texas Game Wardens were all called out to the scene. 

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