NICK TOMECEK / Daily News

Published: Jul 10, 2014 6:45 AM EDT

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Officials are investigating a fatal crash involving personal watercraft near Sarasota.
    
According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 25-year-old Zachary Thomas Collins of New Lexington, Ohio, died in the Wednesday evening crash.
    
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune reports four people were riding two personal watercrafts about a mile off of Lido Beach when the crash occurred. Collins sustained injuries to his skill and pelvis. Rescue officials say he went into trauma arrest - which is cardiac arrest caused by his injuries.
    
He was taken to a hospital where he died late Wednesday.
    
The wildlife agency says 25-year-old Keaton Fowler, also of New Lexington, Ohio, sustained injuries that were not life-threatening.
    
There was no word on how the crash occurred.
    
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Information from: Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune, http://www.heraldtribune.com

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