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Sports injury at Letson Stadium 8/31

Post Date:09/01/2019 8:42 AM
At 7:25 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, the Venice Fire Department was dispatched to Letson Stadium off Pinebrook Road for a sports injury. Upon arrival, emergency personnel from Venice and Sarasota Fire Departments found a 13-year-old boy lying motionless on the field. The boy was playing football when the accident occurred. The patient sustained injuries consistent with enacting a trauma alert. A Bayflite helicopter was dispatched to the scene, and the patient was air transported to All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg for further medical treatment.