NEW INFO: Jet Skier Airlifted To PCMH

Wildlife investigators say a New Bern man remains hospitalized from injuries suffered when he fell off a jet ski Sunday.

Officials say 30-year-old Adam Brown was out on the Trent River with his family. Investigators say Brown was the only one on the jet ski while other family members rode in a boat.

The call came in that he had fallen off around 5:45 p.m. Rescue workers had to pull him from the river.

Brown was airlifted to Pitt County Memorial Hospital. Investigators say they're headed to the hospital to check on his condition.

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A Craven County communications official says that rescue crews were dispatched to the Madam Moores Lane area in New Bern after a report of an incident involving a jet skier.

The jet skier was located by rescue teams. Eastcare arrived to transport the person to Pitt County Memorial Hospital for unspecified injuries.

The incident is currently being investigated.

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