Published: May 31, 2011 6:58 PM EDT
Updated: May 31, 2011 6:59 PM EDT

FANNING SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials say a sturgeon fish jumped into a boat and seriously injured a 25-year-old woman.

The incident happened Sunday on the Suwannee River. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers say Tina Fletcher was a passenger in an airboat when the sturgeon jumped and hit her leg.

Fletcher's leg was broken.

According to FWC records, this is the fifth report this year of a human injured by a jumping sturgeon.

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