EDGEWATER, Fla. -- A 7-year-old child was struck by a boat in Edgewater on Sunday, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

  • 7-year-old struck by boat in Edgewater
  • Boat operator was ejected boat
  • Boat kept running, striking child in the water

The incident happened near Kennedy Memorial Park.

A man was operating a boat when he was somehow ejected from it, according to investigators. The boat continued running and struck a child who was in the water.

The child was transported to Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando.

The condition of the child is unknown.

No other details were immediately available.