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Man Charged in Hadley Jet Ski Accident

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Man Charged in Hadley Jet Ski Accident

A Springfield man will be charged with negligent operation of a boat after injuring himself on the Connecticut River in Hadley.  23-year old Niko Rodriguez lose control of his Jet Ski Saturday, went flying into the air and came and and hit his head.  Boaters scooped him out of the water and took him to Mitch’s Marina where an ambulance was waiting.  Witnesses say the man was jumping waves from the wake of a boat when the accident happened.

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