JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) - An explosion aboard a boat on the James River Saturday morning sent one person to the hospital.
According to a James City County Fire Department spokesman, a boat was on the Surry side of the James River around 10:47 a.m. when it was rocked by an explosion.
A fire boat and a police boat responded to the damaged vessel and rescued the two people who were on board.
One person was transported to a local hospital for treatment, while a second was released by medics from the scene.
The boat remains grounded in the James River, according to the spokesman.
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